2000 550 torsion damper(pulley)

Discussion in '456/550/575' started by il1, Sep 19, 2017.

  1. ATTENTION: http/https Bug Fix! Most of us have been experiencing problems staying logged in as we navigate the site. That is simply the result of links varying between http and https, which each require different logons. To resolve we are going to force https starting sometime Wednesday. However, you may have problems accessing FerrariChat until after you log out, clear cookies/browser cache, and log back on. Keep in mind my email is admin@ferrarichat.com if you do have access problems after Wednesday. Thanks!
  1. il1

    il1 Rookie

    Jan 11, 2006
    8
    Looking for torsion damper pulley part # 168565 for my 2000 550. Having a hard time locating this part, Maybe someone has one sitting on shelf...?
     
  2. Motob

    Motob Formula 3
    Professional Ferrari Technician

    Nov 11, 2003
    1,352
    Berkeley, CA
    Full Name:
    Brian Brown
  3. il1

    il1 Rookie

    Jan 11, 2006
    8
    Thank you. I'll contact them.
    Cheers.
     
  4. F456M

    F456M Formula 3
    Silver Subscribed

    Jan 8, 2010
    1,521
    What is a torsion damper pulley?
     
  5. dersark_painclinic

    dersark_painclinic Formula Junior
    Silver Subscribed

    Mar 8, 2005
    745
    Glendale, CA
    Full Name:
    Lazik Der Sarkissian
    Is the big pulley attached to the front of crank shaft which spines the accessory belts.
     
  6. JimEakin

    JimEakin Formula Junior
    Silver Subscribed

    Jun 13, 2015
    279
    Trabuco Canyon, CA
    Full Name:
    Jim Eakin
    It's called a damper because it reduces the implicit out-of-balance harmonics of the engine. Without it the engine would vibrate excessively.
     
  7. Tired of seeing this ad? Upgrade now
  8. 550 Barchetta

    550 Barchetta Rookie
    Silver Subscribed Owner

    Jan 12, 2011
    26
    Ferrari starts building that pulley again.

    Contact the official dealer as they are not NLA since midle of this year.
     
  9. bay

    bay Formula Junior

    Mar 13, 2011
    633
    Belgium
    Full Name:
    Bernard
  10. JimEakin

    JimEakin Formula Junior
    Silver Subscribed

    Jun 13, 2015
    279
    Trabuco Canyon, CA
    Full Name:
    Jim Eakin
    Mine fell apart, too. Resulted in broken alternator belt, which then almost took out a cam timing belt. I spent a bunch of money for a used damper from Exotic Auto Recycling.
     

Share This Page