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How to get flywheel off?

I got my bike from a guy who had let moisture get to the flywheel, was really rusty in there. It is the flywheel typewhere the puller is like a hollow bolt, screw it in the flywheeland it pushes on the crankshaft inside the puller. I guess it is rusted to the shaft, I have tried everything I can think of. Tried an impacked, tap with a hammer, have let lay on its side an soaked with oil around it, and some heat nothing works any help wopuld be great thanks.

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You need to really crank down on that flywheel puller. even when they are not rusted they are dinks to get off. i wouldn't give it heat. i'd soak it in an oil. and hten really torgue her down. should pop right off … Joe

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