If new camshaft is installed, steam clean to remove rust preventive and blow dry
with compressed air. Make sure dimple in thrust plate is located at 12 oclock
position before installing camshaft dowel in camshaft drive gear hub.
LUBRICATE CAMSHAFT LOBES AND JOURNALS WITH CLEAN ENGINE LUBRICATING OIL.
W A R N I NG
Camshaft weighs 53 lb (24 kg), Attach suitable lifting device prior to
installation to prevent possible injury to personnel.
USING NON-METALLIC SLING, LOWER CAMSHAFT (4) INTO POSITION AND SLIDE FORWARD,
MAKING SURE CAMSHAFT DOWEL (5) ALINES WITH MATING HOLE IN CAMSHAFT DRIVE GEAR
HUB (6). THIS WILL POSITION CAMSHAFT BEARING JOURNALS IN LOWER CAMSHAFT BEARING