CAMSHAFT AND BEARINGS REPLACEMENT - CONTINUED
REMOVAL - CONTINUED
Clean rag may be inserted into gear housing assembly opening to trap bolts in case they are dropped. DO
NOT allow rag to drop into gear housing assembly to prevent damage to equipment
It may be necessary to bar engine over to align access holes in camshaft drive gear with mounting bolts in
camshaft thrust plate.
Remove and discard three bolts (12).
Performing step 10 will move camshaft drive gear hub and thrust plate forward approximately ¼ in (6-7
mm) until thrust plate seal is clear of camshaft front bearing cap and cylinder head.
Install cam gear pilot (13) on camshaft drive gear access opening (14) and install three bolts (15). Thread pilot puller
screw (16) into end of camshaft drive gear hub until puller screw bottoms out.