URGENT: cam pulley locking

Fred Munro munrof at sympatico.ca
Tue Mar 20 21:52:11 EST 2001


I used a 14 mm Allen wrench to lock mine. I put the short end through a hole
in the pulley and propped the long end against some solid engine part -
can't remember what. Worked like a charm. Used it to tighten the nut as

Fred Munro
'94 S4  127k km

----- Original Message -----
From: "Konstantin Bogach" <konstantin.bogach at msdw.com>
To: <quattro at audifans.com>
Sent: Tuesday, March 20, 2001 10:41 AM
Subject: URGENT: cam pulley locking

> Hi list.
> I am on the middle of changing timing belt.  I bought crank pulley
> locking tool but I thought I can get away locking cam pulley with big
> slotted screwdriver.  Can not do that with one pair of hands! Rather
> than risk neighbor fingers I would like to buy special tool from Zelenda
> or Snap-On unless you can give me a better idea then holding screwdriver
> against threaded pin next to the pulley.
> I will appreciate letting me know Audi part number (dealer's phone is
> busy all the time)   and Snap-On stock #  for the tool or better way to
> do it without having to buy it.
> Who is giving better price?
> Thanks.
> Konstantin Bogach
> 200tq '89
> 200tqw '89

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