CRANKSHAFT MAIN BEARINGS INSPECTION
The main bearing caps are marked 1 through 7 (front to rear) to
identify their locations. Identifying numbers also appear on bearing
web inside crankcase. The caps are not interchangeable with each
other and must be returned to their original positions during
installation. Failure to comply may result in premature engine
The removal procedure for any one main bearing cap is identical to
any other main bearing cap, only 6 and 7 are described.
12. Remove main bearing cap (6, 7).
a. Remove eightr slotted nuts (11).
b. Remove four washer-plates (10).
WP 0138 00-10