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Old 04-10-2008, 07:00 PM   #1
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Clutch fan removal

i'm ready to do both belts and tensioners, idler pullies, etc due to a squealilng noise. love the diy article on the belt replacement but i have a clutch fan not an electric one... how do i remove the fan? i'm assuming everything else would be the same. ANY help would be appreciated. thanks in advance
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Old 04-10-2008, 09:53 PM   #2
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Welcome to the forum!!

Try checking out this link, it should have what you're looking for. Good luck.


http://tuningemotion.com/forum/showthread.php?t=2471
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Old 04-10-2008, 10:58 PM   #3
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Though you may get recommendations for several techniques, we use and recommend this tool combination:

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By far the best tools for the job.

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Old 04-13-2008, 03:23 PM   #4
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thanks for the quick help. printed it out and waiting for the parts to come in...i'll let you know how it goes. thanks again.
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Old 04-16-2008, 09:07 AM   #5
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got the parts yesterday. complete install of 2 pulleys and tensioner in under an hour...thanks again for the help
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Old 04-16-2008, 01:32 PM   #6
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Glad it all worked out for you!

You'll find that this site is a great source of information and inspiration!
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