c. Gear Backlash Adjustment
(1) Remove five bolts (8), pump cover (9), and gasket (10).
(2) Check gear backlash by installing a bolt or equivalent in impeller puller hole. Measure
backlash with a dial indicator at this point. Backlash setting should be between 0.001 and
0.006 inch. If setting is not correct, loosen bolts (1 and 2); pivot water pump until proper
setting is obtained. Tighten bolts (1 and 2).
(3) Install gasket (10), pump cover (9), and five bolts (8). Torque bolts to 13-17 Ib-ft (1 8-23 N-m).
END OF TASK
Install water bypass tube
Install fuel line clip
Install fuel filter bracket
Install water outlet hose and elbow