7-3. TORQUE CONVERTER REPLACEMENT/REPAIR (CONT)
Install preformed packing (44) at
base of impeller hub (41).
Install seal ring (45) on impeller
Install impeller hub (41), eight
screws (42), and washers (43) on
impeller (18). Tighten screws to
25 lb-ft (33.9 N·m).
Install inner thrust washer (40),
needle thrust bearing (39), and
outer thrust washer (38) on impeller
Assemble parts (33 through 37),
install stator (32), and parts (29, 30,
Install outer race (37), sprag clutch (36),
and inner race (35). Clutch flange should
be toward front of converter as shown.
Stator will freewheel counterclockwise
viewed from output end.
Install sprag clutch (36) with flanged
edge of cage toward side of stator (32)
marked "FRONT" or the letter "F." The
stator will free-wheel counterclockwise
when viewed from output side.
Use care when installing snap and retaining rings. Snap and retaining rings are under
spring tension and can act as projectiles when released and could cause severe eye
Install two clutch retainers (34) and two retaining rings (33).
Install stator (32) in impeller (18) so that the word "FRONT" faces away from impeller.
Install inner thrust washer (31), needle thrust bearing (30), and outer thrust washer (29) on