3-10.1 CRANKSHAFT FRONT SEAL - REPLACE (Contd)
The seal lip and sealing surface on
crankshaft must be clean to help prevent an
oil leak around the seal.
CLEAN SEAL LIP AND SEALING SURFACE
ON CRANKSHAFT WITH CLEAN WIPING
The seal and seal pilot used in STEP 2 are
packaged as a single item. Do not separate
installation. Failure to use the pilot could
result in a damaged seal.
INSTALL OIL SEAL (1) AND SEAL PILOT (2)
APPLY A BEAD OF LOCTITE #277 AROUND
OUTSIDE SURFACE OF OIL SEAL (1).
PUSH ON SEAL (1) UNTIL OIL SEAL (1) IS
INSIDE GEAR COVER, THEN REMOVE SEAL
Drive the alignment/installation tool at the
12, 3, 6, and 9 oclock positions only.
Driving the tool at other positions could
damage the seal carrier.
INSTALL OIL SEAL (1) TO CORRECT DEPTH
SUPPLIED WITH THE OIL SEAL (1).
Position the alignment/installation tool over
the crankshaft and against the seal carrier
with the flange of the tool away from the
Use a hammer to tap seal into front cover
until flange of tool is against front cover.
INSTALL CRANKSHAFT VIBRATION DAMPER,