[V8] Timing Belt -- crank pulley

Kneale Brownson kneale at coslink.net
Mon Jun 27 18:04:43 EDT 2005

Looks like the fasteners were way overtightened.

At 01:20 PM 6/27/2005 -0800, Dustin Carter wrote:
>Yep, just posted some online at:
>>Got and photos?
>>-Scott by BOSTON
>> I just tore into my beast for a TB replacement and found something that
>> horrified me: the crank pulley that drives the TB has 3 cracks, down 3 of
>> the 4 bolt holes that hold it to the harmonic damper.  These cracks run
>> along the splines from the front to rear faces of the pulley, which is
>> now held together ONLY by the presence of that ring that is (from what
>> I can tell) spot welded on.  Needless to say, the car is still in pieces
>> and I'm trying to hunt down a new pulley.
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