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So I finally got my timing cover off and I am going to install a new double roller chain and remove the WP drive, how do you take off the crankshaft sprocket? This is just in time too b/c the chain was actually a bit loose
__________________ 97 T/A LT1 So Slow. Awaiting Teardown
05 GMC Sierra 5.3 Extended Cab, nice and stock.
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It is normal for the chain to be loose on a used stock timing set. you can use a 2 or 3 jaw puller. You will have to use a socket, coin, etc to keep from damaging the threaded hole in the front of the crankshaft. They sell pullers just for this but if you are in any kind of hurry just use the 2 or 3 jaw puller.
-2002 Firebird -. 4.12 at 175mph 1/8 mile. 765ci engine on 3 stages of nitrous -1997 Trans Am WS6 M6- 10.80s N/A, 3,650lbs, 500+ mile road trips. Sold 3/2011