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Old 06-25-2013, 12:12 PM
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Default Crank Remover and Crank Installer tools for EC250

Can anybody please point me to some good Crank Remover/installer tools that works with Gas Gas 2 strokes?


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Old 06-25-2013, 01:06 PM
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Tusk (rmatv) sells one, however I never required one when I did my bottom end. The cases split easy enough (once all the bolts are out). If the crank doesn't come out a few taps with a plastic/rubber mallet moves it easy enough. For installation I simply froze the crank with some dry ice and it dropped right in.
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Old 06-25-2013, 01:07 PM
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I didn't have to use any install tools, are you having issues? I know that motion Pro makes a very nice press and puller, they are affordable and pretty stout. But, again, I haven't had any issues installing a crank into the bearings if you freeze everything before installation.
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Old 06-25-2013, 04:37 PM
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I didn't have to use any install tools, are you having issues? .......
I didn't start the job yet I'll like to line up with all I need (or may need) before start, this is only my second Crank rebuild i did an old XR250 once and it wasn't easy...
Thanks for the tips.
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Old 06-25-2013, 07:36 PM
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Check out Jakobi's rebuild thread here, he sorted everything out pretty well (two or three times in places ).
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Old 06-25-2013, 08:24 PM
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True that! That was my first ever bottom end. Learnt a few things.. Next one will be a walk in the park.
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