4-156. TRANSMISSION ASSEMBLY MAINTENANCE (Continued).
f. Remove mounting bolts (1) and clear transmission
of its mountings.
Clean the exterior of the transmission.
When lifting an object, make sure the hoist
and sling are fastened securely. Be sure the
item being lifted does not exceed the capacity
of the lifting device.
a. Position transmission and remove retaining strap
from torque converter.
Connect transmission to engine and frame.
modulator actuator cable, temperature connection,
input and output couplings, oil filler tube, parking
brake linkage, etc.
d. Fill transmission with oil. See service for oil check.
a. When the transmission oil temperature is 60-120°F
(16-50° C), a cold oil level check should be made.
This check is required to ensure that there is a
sufficient quantity of oil in the transmission to
temperature is reached. A hot check must be
made when the transmission oil reaches normal
operating temperature (160-200°
F; 71-93° C).
This check is required to ensure that the oil level is
at the proper operating level.
b. Park the vehicle on a level surface. Apply the
parking brake and operate the engine at 1000-1500
rpm for approximately one minute to purge air from
the system. To fill clutch cavities and circuits,
shift the transmission into drive (D) and then to
reverse (R). Allow the engine to idle and shift to