6-8. CYLINDER BLOCK- Continued
Scrape gasket material and sealant off engine block (1) surfaces.
High pressure steam can blow particles into eyes, can cause severe burns, and
creates hazardous noise levels. Eye, skin, and hearing protection is required.
(2) Steam clean engine block (1). Make sure oil and water galleries are cleaned
Compressed air used for cleaning purposes will not exceed 30 psi (207 kPa).
Use only with effective chip guarding and personal protective equipment (gog-
gles/shield, gloves, etc.).
Dry engine block (1) with compressed air.
Inspect grooves (2) and lands (3) for pitting and erosion.