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Unread 04-28-2011, 04:14 PM   #1
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'87 YJ 4.2L Harmonic Balancer

Hi fellow jeepers.

Please does anyone know where I can get a flat belt harmonic balancer for an '87 4.2L?

I have had two companies send me the wrong thing so far (first it was V belt, then the step was wrong).

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Unread 04-28-2011, 05:42 PM   #2
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Hi fellow jeepers.

Please does anyone know where I can get a flat belt harmonic balancer for an '87 4.2L?

I have had two companies send me the wrong thing so far (first it was V belt, then the step was wrong).
There is an EBAY link in this post. It may be what you are looking for;
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f12/4...ulley-1200155/
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check with damperdoctor.com

you will have to call. jeep parts are not listed on their website except as a few AMC versions
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Unread 04-28-2011, 07:16 PM   #4
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Thanks very much for the pointers, I have been down for weeks with this one.
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Unread 08-24-2011, 05:44 PM   #5
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update - the ebay link fixed it - thanks for the help
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I have one I can send you, if you still need one. I just swapped my 4.2 for a 4.0.
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Unread 08-31-2011, 12:35 PM   #7
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I could use thatt harmonic balancer....

Have a Jeep 1990 Wrangler, Laredo, 6 cyl 258 automatic 4.2l engine. Changed the timing chain and the harmonic got damaged. Thanks Steve - email me at steventszabo@gmail.com. Or if anyone has a harmonic balancer they are willing to part with!
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Have a Jeep 1990 Wrangler, Laredo, 6 cyl 258 automatic 4.2l engine. Changed the timing chain and the harmonic got damaged. Thanks Steve - email me at steventszabo@gmail.com. Or if anyone has a harmonic balancer they are willing to part with!
you should specify flat belt or V. most are V and I had flat which made it a nightmare.

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