CRANKSHAFT INSTALLATION - CONTINUED
Before performing steps 6 and 7, coat lower main bearings and lower thrust rings with
6. Crankshaft main
Seven new lower main
bearing journals (1)
Put in and aline notch in lower main bearing
with ring dowels in cylinder block.
7. Rear main bearing
Two new thrust
Aline ring dowel grooves with ring dowels on
rear main bearing cap and put on.
Before performing step 8, coat main bearing capscrew threads with lubricating oil and
coat under head of screws and lockplates with gear oil.
Position main bearing caps with number identification stamp facing camshaft side of
8. Cylinder block (5)
Six main bearing
caps (6), rear main
bearing cap (3)
fourteen new lock
plates (7) and four-
teen capscrews (8)
Position six main bearing caps and rear
main bearing cap on cylinder block.
Using 3/4-inch drive 1 1/2-inch socket
and ratchet handle, screw in.
Do not tighten.
When performing step 9, torque capscrews in the order shown in Main Bearing
Capscrew Tightening Sequence (page 2-57).
Using 3/4-inch drive 1 1/2-inch socket and
100 to 600 ft lb (140 to 840 Nm) torque
wrench, torque in step sequence shown in
Main Bearing Capscrew Torquing Sequence