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I need to know how i can take a harmonic balacer off my motor with out taking it a part?

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You will need to remove anything interfering with a balancer removal tool. You will need to remove the drive belt and belt pulley from the balancer as well as the balancer center bolt. You can't remove it without taking anything apart, but with any luck you won't have to remove too much!!!

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