Figure 72. Crankshaft front oil seal location.
Figure 71. Timing gear housing and cover.
file or stone to prevent damaging
the inner layer of rubber of the
crankshaft front oil seal.
(d) Cement a new cover gasket to the
timing gear housing cover.
(e) Using a reversal of the removal
procedure, install the timing gear
housing cover and components.
Torque the 1/2 inch capscrews to
68-73 ft. lbs. and the 3/8 inch
capscrews to 28-33 ft. lbs.
d. Crankshaft Front Oil Seal.
Figure 73. Installing crankshaft front oil seal
(a) Remove timing gear housing cover
of seal and the bore in the cover,
(b) Clean the bore in the cover to
eliminating the need for putting a sealing
receive a new seal.
compound on O.D. of seal
(2) Installation. The O.D. of the seal has a
layer of red-colored sealant which forms a
seal between the O.D.