FUEL PUMP - CONTINUED
FRONT COVER ASSEMBLY REPAIR - CONTINUED
Make sure gears mesh when pressing weight carrier assembly into front cover to avoid
damage to gear teeth.
99. Front cover (1)
Weight carrier (2),
weight carrier shaft
bushing (3), weight
carrier shaft (4),
Push retaining ring onto end of weight
Lubricate weight carrier shaft bushing
with extreme-pressure grease and posi-
tion in front cover.
Lubricate weight carrier shaft with lubri-
cating oil and position in weight carrier
Using arbor press and mandrel, center
mandrel against back of weight carrier
between weights, and with gears alined,
press weight carrier and weight carrier
shaft bushing into front cover until
bushing is seated.
Rotate weight carrier with weights
opened out to make sure it will turn
completely in housing.
100. Weight carrier (2)
Weight assist shims
Install items and in order given.
(6), weight assist
Make sure small end of weight assist
spring (7), and weight
plunger is closest to weight carrier
assist plunger (8)
Using 0 to 1-inch depth micrometer,
place one leg of depth micrometer base
across weight carrier walls and measure
distance to front cover (1) mating
Record as measurement A.
Repeat step 100b for other side of weight
Record as measurement B.