CAMSHAFT AND BEARINGS REPLACEMENT - CONTINUED
Remove three bolts (1) and rear camshaft cover (2).
Attach dial indicator (3) and place pointer in contact with side of camshaft lobe (4).
Grasp camshaft (5) between camshaft caps and move camshaft as far forward as possible. Hold in that position and set
dial indicator for zero.
Move camshaft (5) to rear as far as possible. Read and record total amount of end play. Allowable camshaft end play is
0.003-0.015 in (0.076-0.381 mm).
If end play is beyond maximum limit, remove and repair or replace camshaft drive gear assembly (WP 0034 00).
Use ONLY following method to hold camshaft drive gear stationary while loosening camshaft drive gear