[V8] help pleaes!!!
jward at mti-interactive.com
Mon Mar 15 13:12:18 EST 2004
My buddy just did a 'fan delete kit' for his '95 M3 (against my better
judgment, but not his...) :-)
He made a tool to hold the pulley and then used a 32mm wrench (just a
hair larger than 1.25") to get the reverse thread nut off.
Here is a pic he modeled his tool after:
The two holes hold 2 of the 4 nuts on the pulley and the half moon
clears the center hub.
Not sure if any of this applies to the V8... :-)
From: v8-bounces at audifans.com [mailto:v8-bounces at audifans.com] On Behalf
Of Buchholz, Steven
Sent: Monday, March 15, 2004 9:24 AM
To: 'v8 at audifans.com'
Subject: RE: [V8] help pleaes!!!
... you want to pull the fan off the drive pulley? I tried clamping
an old serpentine belt with a pair of vise grips ... couldn't get enough
grip to keep the pulley from spinning ... ended up with the adjustable
spanner that the manual calls for. I think the nut on the damper
is 1.25" ... using those tools the thing comes apart right away ...
remembering that it has a right handed thread of course ...
San Jose, Kaleefohnia (USA)
> Would someone be kind to enough to explain to me how to r&r the belt
> driven fan blade? I have the complete radiator support out (repairing
> some front end damage) Thanks guys. Allan
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