TRANSMISSION REPAIR (Continued)
(2) Suspend the torque converter assembly (1)on a
hoist. Install the assembly onto the transmission
while rotating it to engage the flats on the pump
hub with the flats in the transmission oil pump.
Also the splines of the turbine hub (within the
converter) must engage the splines of the
(3) When the converter assembly (1) is seated,
measure the distance from the transmission
mounting flange to the converter cover. This
distance should be approximately 9/16 inch
(14.29 mm). If the measurement is significantly
greater than 9/16 inch (14.29 mm), raise the
converter assembly slightly, rotate it to align the
pump hub flats, and reseat it.
(4) Remove lifter. Install a retaining strap to prevent
the torque converter assembly from moving.
Keep this strap in place until ready to install the
transmission into the vehicle.
Governor drive gear installation.
Install governor drive gear (340), slot first, on to the
output shaft assembly (341). Engage the slot (342)
in the drive gear with the protruding pin on the output
shaft (341). Install speedometer drive gear (340)
and sleeve spacer on to the output shaft (341).