To break the crank bolt loose, read the timing belt threads. I showed how I used a 1/2" breaker bar braced on the ground and then bumped the starter over. I put a piece of plywood behind the radiator for safety.
I read that idea on here. It wasn't mine.
219,000miles 5/2012 ej257 short block, 8/2011 installed VF52 turbo, @20.8psi, 280whp, 300ftlbs. CHECK your oil, these cars use it.
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