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Belt Tensioner Pully VS COMMODORE

Discussion in 'VR - VS Holden Commodore (1993 - 1997)' started by marinello red, Jul 23, 2006.

  1. marinello red

    marinello red New Member

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    Hi Guys,
    Can someone please tell me if the bolt that holds the fan belt tesioner pully is left or right hand thread,I want to replace the very noisy pully but unfortunately I can't get it undone.
    Tanks Guys,
    Anthony.
     
  2. TheForgotten

    TheForgotten only human......

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    laft hand. don't turn it right or you will bugger it and be up for a new tensioner arm
     
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    With due respect, calling it left or right handed sometimes leads to confusion. The tensioner pulley is removed by turning the bolt clockwise, and tightened (installed) by turning anti-clockwise. I've been caught before!.
     
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    been caught too, i mashed the bolt head before actually thinkin (silly me) some joint wanted $14 odd bucks for a new one!!! got a secondhandie for $3 at a wreckers.
     
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    New pulley for me $30, taking the inner bearing off after welding itself to pulley arm around $70.
     
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    Right or Left?

    Thanks a million mate's
     

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