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Q: What direction are threads on harmonic balancer bolt?

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I'm trying to get the harmonic balancer bolt loose. I do some of my own auto repair and I can't tell which direction the threads go. Do they go clockwise or counter-clockwise?

A: The bolt is threaded counter clockwise. It ...

The bolt is threaded counter clockwise. It is usually torqued extremely tight. Generally air tools are required to remove this bolt.

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