How to remove crankshaft pulley bolt

Asked by Dec 31, 2015 at 01:56 AM about the 2001 Lexus ES 300 Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I tried impact gun and every other trick out there
except jamming a hold back under control arm&
turning starter over which am saving that as a last
resort!! And am not in a hurry. Then my dad said
something interesting,are u turning bolt the right
way,& it dawns on me,is it a right or left hand
thread,anyone know

1 Answer

10

If you go to autozone there should be a wrench called a chain wrench that will help ALOT keeping that pulley stiff so it won't move when you go to unbolt the pulley just put that over the pulley and in the middle should be a bolt use the right size bolt and a breaker bar (long metal pole over the back of your ratchet) and right tighty lefty Lucy hope I came to some kind of help! :)

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Lexus ES 300 Questions

Lexus ES 300 Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 1,040
#2 rockajean
rockajean
Reputation 390
#2 Scott Vetter
Scott Vetter
Reputation 390
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Lexus ES 330
54 Great Deals out of 1,185 listings starting at $2,850
Used Lexus GS 300
28 Great Deals out of 863 listings starting at $3,295
Used Toyota Camry
1,439 Great Deals out of 99,766 listings starting at $700
Used Honda Accord
1,168 Great Deals out of 77,424 listings starting at $969
Used Lexus IS 300
16 Great Deals out of 1,156 listings starting at $2,899
Used Lexus RX 300
24 Great Deals out of 981 listings starting at $1,250
Used Lexus LS 400
3 Great Deals out of 230 listings starting at $2,900
Used Toyota Avalon
310 Great Deals out of 15,829 listings starting at $1,100
Used BMW 3 Series
1,771 Great Deals out of 40,801 listings starting at $1,250

Used Cars For Sale

2003 Lexus ES 300 Base For Sale
7 Great Deals out of 264 listings starting at $2,499
2002 Lexus ES 300 Base For Sale
9 Great Deals out of 295 listings starting at $2,395