Figure 2-8. Flywheel housing timing cover, removal and
c. Remove screws (fig. 2-8) and lock washers
g. Through timing cover inspection hole in
and remove cover from top of engine flywheel housing.
flywheel housing install one screw (5) and lock washer
Turn engine over until timing pointer (fig.
(6) at the (decal to secure flex plate (7) to flywheel.
flywheel housing is visible through inspection hole in top
Tighten screw to a torque of 20 to 2.3 foot pounds (27.1
of flywheel housing.
to 31.1 N m).
d. Install shim (9, fig. 2-7) on front of converter.
h. Rotate flywheel and install remaining screws
and lock washers and torque as above. Install timing
Use a hoist and lift transmission into position on flywheel
cover on (fig.2-8) flywheel housing.
housing. Align timing decal on flex plate with timing
i. Install remaining screws (1) and lock washers
pointer on housing. Check marks made on flywheel and
(2) to secure transmission to flywheel housing.
flex plate during removal to see that they are aligned.
j. If engine mounts (4, fig. 2-6) were remove,
e. Pilot on converter must mate with hole in
install new mounts in holes in frame.
flywheel. Bolt heals on reinforcing plate will match
k. Install lifting eyes in engine and transmission.
clearance holes in flywheel.
Connect a chain and hoist to lifting eyes and carefully lift
f. Secure transmission
housing to flywheel
transmission and engine into place on frame in engine
housing with two screws (1) an(l lock washers (2).