CONNECTING ROD AND PISTON MAINTENANCE. (Continued)
k. Torque the connecting rod cap nuts to 48 ft-lbs
g. At the same time, from beneath the vehicle,
guide the connecting rod to the crankpin with
the pieces of hose.
Measure the connecting rod side
clearance by using a feeler gauge
Hold the ring compressor against the
between the connecting rod and
block until all rings have entered the
crankshaft. Correct clearance is 0.0067
0.0248 inch (0.17 0.63 mm) .
h. Remove the hoses from the connecting rod
l. Install oil pump paragraph 6-14).
m. Install oil pan (paragraph 4-114).
i. Install the connecting rod cap and bearing.
n. Install cylinder head (paragraph 6-8).
j. Install the connecting rod cap nuts.
CRANKSHAFT AND MAIN BEARING MAINTENANCE.
This task covers:
Glow Plugs Remov d
General Mechanics Tool Kit
Oil Dipstick and Tube Removed
Main Bearing Remover/Installer
Oil Pan Removed
Torsional Jumper Removed
Front Cover Removed
Timing Chain Removed
Connecting Rod Caps and
Lubricating Oil (Appendix D, Item 22)
(Appendix D, Item 41)
General Safety Instructions
Transmission in (N) neutral.
Parking brake and micro-brakelock set.