[Vwdiesel] Busted pulley wheel

Dan Cotter cotter at mhtc.net
Thu Aug 8 23:02:38 EDT 2002

   Put two large screwdrivers or bent-ended pry bars behind what's there.
> Put the nut on until it's flush with the end of the shaft.
> a good one with a large hammer.  Two to three pound hammer will do.
> It might take a couple tries but it's ALWAYS worked for me.  I've never
> used a puller.
>      Loren

Agreed Loren; I have always done the same. Nut flush with end of shaft and a
solid square blow to the end of the shaft/nut while pulley is under tension
are critical. Do not get in a glancing blow.

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