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  1. ommypr
    08-20-2015 12:06 PM - permalink
    i am trying to put the engine back on a 2007 mazda 3 automatic with an engine hoist from top. it will not go in unless i take out the pulley(harmonic balancer) .

    My question are ?

    1.I should take valve cover off
    2. check timming : piston 1 up , crankshaft bolt(1.5 10m) i both a home depot , and lock cams.
    3.drop engine
    4. attach transmision
    5. check timming again
    6. new bolt for harmonic balancer sold at MAZDA DEALER FOR 14.00 or cant i re use old one ?
    7. torque bolt a 75pnds and 90 deegre

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    New Haven, Connecticut
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    Titanium Grey HB 5 spd, ABS, Moonroof, Leather seats, Exel RS-GT 17x7.0 Hyperblack 225/45/17 Azenis RT-615, Racing Beat Front/Rear Sway + Endlinks, Mazdaspeed MSP3 Coilovers, 88 AWR Mount, Apexcone 6000k HID, I deturboed my car and removed my built engine. I'm now stock powertrain + an Injen.


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