TIMING GEAR COVER AND OIL PUMP
INSTALL TIMING GEAR COVER AND OIL PUMP
(5/16"-18 NC x 1 5/8 in. long)
Water Sleeve Tool
Clean the contact surfaces of the cylinder block
and timing gear cover. Install the timing gear
cover gasket on the cylinder block. Cut the
gasket even with the cylinder block pan rail.
Make sure the water sleeves are
installed in the timing gear cover.
Put oil on the seals.
Install two 7/16"-14 NC forged eyebolts in the
timing gear cover. Fasten a hoist and put timing
gear cover and the oil pump in position on the
engine. Make sure the oil pump gear and
crankshaft gear are in alignment.
If necessary use tool (C) to push the water
sleeves into the cylinder heads.
Install the bolts and nut that hold the timing gear
Remove the hoist and make a replacement of
eyebolts (1) with the original bolts.
Install the clip to hold the fuel bleed lines.
Put the front support in position and install bolts
(5) and the washers that hold it to the timing
Put mount assemblies (7) in position and install
bolts (6) and the washers. Lower the engine
with tooling (A) and (B) and tighten bolts (6).
Remove tooling (A) and (B).
Install the gasket and connector (2).
Install water temperature sending unit (3).
Connect hose (4) to the timing gear cover.