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Old 12-19-2016, 05:03 PM   #12
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Originally Posted by Ski in NC View Post
Get a taper lock pulley. That will SOLVE the issue. A straight bore pulley with setscrews will not handle the torsional energy on the front of a diesel crank.
Ditto this. I have seen pulleys held only with setscrews walk off the shaft more times than I care to count. Taper lock or bushing bore pulleys are easy to deal with on and off, but will NOT move on the shaft once properly tightened.

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