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Old 05-23-2010, 05:20 PM   #1
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Exclamation how to remove flywheel/torque converter

i have the cab off my 86 an jus took out the a4ld an am puttin in a fm145 an i cant figure out how the torque converter and flywheel removes? theres no damn bolts anywhere and i wanna get this done tonight before dark. please help
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Old 05-23-2010, 06:02 PM   #2
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To access the nuts on the torque converter you need to remove the starter motor. and turn the crank by hand slowly to line the nuts with the removed starter motor.
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My A4LD had a small window at the bottom of the inspection plate to access the torque converter nuts. Starter will have to go regardless tho... Have fun w/ the flex plate bolts lol.
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yea starters already off. thanks guys
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If you're also going to swap in that manual, get a shop manual! I'm a visual person, works better than hearing a description.
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Remember you are gonna have to move the trans cross-member forward.
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