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hi all, just bought a sedona and i'm trying to undo the crankshaft bolt! is there a special tool to lock the crank up or has anyone got a suggestion on undoing it? i might point out the head is off the engine (its a bit of a project) cheers
 

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hi all, just bought a sedona and i'm trying to undo the crankshaft bolt! is there a special tool to lock the crank up or has anyone got a suggestion on undoing it? i might point out the head is off the engine (its a bit of a project) cheers

The only way I.ve been able to get them off which is not going to be much good to you with the head off is to wedge a 3/4 drive socket bar and 38mm socket on the nut and the floor and flick the engine over, or use mates impact wrench at his tyre shop before hand
 

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i managed to get the bolt undone using a borrowed lorry wheel nut machine. we had to have it turned right up on the 600 ft lb setting im just glad its off, cheers
 
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