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Putting In A Shim In A Sthil

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  1. trapper55

    trapper55 OPE Member

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    Fellas
    I am kind a confused about using a shim to center the crankshaft on a Sthil how would I know if I need to even use a shim or not fellas what are the signs that I may need to use a shim to center the crankshaft .Let me know fellas
     
  2. huskihl

    huskihl Sausage Fingers Forever

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    Smack the crank with a lead dead blow hammer back and forth until it rolls free as possible. Doesn’t need to be perfectly centered, just close.
     
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    Funky sawman Pony Power

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    Are we talking 090 here? Some of those required shims sometimes, but they dont used pressed on crank bearings
     
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