Removal of crankshaft bolt

Asked by Nov 19, 2015 at 10:58 AM about the 2000 Mitsubishi Eclipse RS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

We have a 2000 Mitsubishi eclipse 2.4 liter belt broke
behind the timing belt. We need to remove the crank gear
that drives the timing belt. But there is a nut , looks like a
nut holding it on, does anyone have any idea how we get
this nut off? Thanks

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An impact wrench.

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