View Full Version : crank shaft

07-28-2007, 06:06 PM
how much movement should there be on a crankshaft.front to back say if you were pushing /pulling on the harmonic balancer?.should you be able to feel any movement or should it be tight.

07-28-2007, 06:07 PM

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07-28-2007, 06:13 PM
something like 0.004"-0.008"

07-28-2007, 07:37 PM
very minimal, if you have play most likely thrust bearing blown, how much does it move

07-28-2007, 07:58 PM
it moves about 1/4 to 3/8 's of an inch. i just had canada engines put the damn thing in on the 8th of june.i hope they stand behind thier warranty.

07-30-2007, 01:49 PM
id be taken er back

07-31-2007, 04:40 PM
brought it back early monday morning they said they would get at it right away .its now 330 tuesday i just called and they havent even looked at it yet.im gonna explode if they dont get it back to me in time to put the tranny back in it for this weekend im supposed to leave thursday night for vacation

08-06-2007, 09:23 PM
they put in a new motor for me