Crankshaft Main Bearings. (Sheet 7 of 12)
INSPECTION (Front, Center and Rear Main
Remove six bolts (1) and three
items 3 and 4 as an assembly
Using micrometer, measure and
record thickness of plastic gage.
Compare recorded measurements
from step 16 with range of 0.0037
to 0.0068 inch. Replace crank-
shaft if measurement falls
outside this range.
INSTALLATION (Front, Center and Rear
Main Bearings and Thrust Bearings)
Install two new thrust bearings
(5, Figure 13-17) on crankshaft
journal of rear main bearing,
fifth bearing from front.
Position three items 4 and 3 as
an assembly (Figure 13-14) under
crankshaft journal of rear main
bearing, alining holes.
Coat six washers (2) and bolts
(1) with clean engine oil and
install finger tight.
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