Use care when removing snap and retaining rings. Snap and retaining rings are under spring tension and can act as projectiles
when released, and could cause severe eye injury.
Compressed air used for cleaning purposes will not exceed 30 psi. Use only with effective chip guarding and personal protective
equipment (goggles/shield, gloves, and so forth).
Adhesives, solvents, and sealing compounds can burn easily, can give off harmful vapors, and are harmful to skin and clothing.
To avoid injury or death, keep away from open fire and use in a well-ventilated area. If adhesive, solvent, or sealing compound
gets on skin or clothing, wash immediately with soap and water.
Wipe area clean around all hydraulic connections to be opened during removal. Cap oil lines and plug holes after removing lines.
Contamination of the hydraulic system could result in premature failure.
(1) Remove torque converter from
transmission housing (Para 7-3).
(2) Disassemble torque converter.
(3) Visually inspect the turbine and
impeller assemblies for signs of
damage and/or wear.
(a) If the assemblies are free from
signs of damage and/or wear, go to
Step 2 of this fault.
(b) If the assemblies show signs of
damage and/or wear, replace the
assemblies as necessary