Crankshaft Archives - Tomorrows Technician
A Deep Dive on Crankshafts at Callies Performance Products

Learn how the heart of the engine’s rotating assembly is designed, manufactured and installed.

How Belts, Tensioners And Misfires Are Connected

Modern crankshaft position sensors measure more than the position of the crankshaft.

Crankshaft Counterweights And Balancing

Imbalance in the engine exhibits vibration and damage. Balancing becomes critical to any engine build.

Adapting Sensors For Changing Inputs

Let’s focus our attention today on one small facet of the technology inside modern vehicles: Adaptations.

Taking The Guesswork Out Of Building Rotating Assemblies

Rotating assemblies can be a guessing game as you try to find the right option.

Balancing Combustion Forces

Visual inspection is critical. Any sign of movement laterally is grounds for replacement.

Tech IQ: Getting Rid of Code P0315

The code might set again when the engine is cranked. This video is sponsored by Auto Value and Bumper to Bumper.

Smoothness 101 – Getting The Perfect Crankshaft Balance

Crank balancing today is a little art and a lot of science. Doing it right takes time but pays dividends.

Rotating Assembly Kits Can Save Money, Improve Power

A pre-balanced rotating assembly can eliminate the need for you to do all the specification homework yourself.

Diagnosing Crankshaft Position Sensors

Modern engines need to not only know the position of the crankshaft, but the position of the camshafts.

Cloyes Supplies Crankshaft Sprocket For 2020 Corvette

The sprocket is manufactured from SAE 1144 billet steel and has a 22-tooth cut to the ISO-606 Roller Sprocket specification.

Understanding Crankshaft Position Sensors

Modern engines need to know the position of the crankshaft and camshafts. Why?