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crank pulley eating into timing cover

  1. Help....Crank pulley sinking into Timing cover

    Gen 3: 2005-2009
    This seems to be covered before: but not clear what causes or fixes it. Son's 2004 Sub Outback shredded the inner belt last week. I put in a new belt but immediately noticed that the crank (center) pulley wheel is inset into the plastic of the timing cover, visibly taking up nearly first notch...
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