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Old 06-23-2014, 08:04 AM
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Default Timing belt party?

Originally Posted by imhighlander View Post
I have tons of space but we'd need to run extension cords for power. It's all outdoors, too. My place isn't ideal but it's available if there isn't a better option.
Appreciated. It can be done with mostly hand tools, but I'll bring my compressor and IR air tools.

Originally Posted by RicardoJM View Post
I have a three car garage that we can use. Justin, how much time are you thinking it would take a novice to get through the service?
4 hrs for the 5VZ and longer for a UZ. The V8s are tricky

Originally Posted by RicardoJM View Post
Also, I welded up an SST for holding the harmonic balancer when TheBoomBoom did the timing belt on his 5VZ - do you know if the holes (to secure the sst to the balancer) are the same distance apart from each other on the 2UZ?
No idea, but I have a long chain wrench that holds better than anything.
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