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Old April 21st, 2018, 17:41   #1
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Question How hard to turn injection pump?

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Get you up to speed. changing out head gasket and new timing belt kit.
Since I'm changing leaky HG i did not bother to pin or lock anything during disassembly. Just have the Injection pump left to pin. Am trying to turn clockwise, but its a tough turn (well trying to turn) all lines are still caped off with rubber caps.
How much force is to much? Do not what to damage anything.
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Old April 21st, 2018, 18:16   #2
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Quite a bit... big springs on the cam plate. As you turn it there will be 4 distinct spots where resistance gets the largest... that's the cam plate in action, once for each cylinder in a 4-cylinder engine.
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Old April 21st, 2018, 19:06   #3
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Thanks , will carry on then.
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