CRANKCASE REPAIR (continued).
This test procedure determines the offset between the camshaft gear and the
crankshaft gear and gives instruction about how to correct the offset, if
Perform this test only if the camshaft, camshaft gear, crankshaft, or crankshaft
gear has been replaced.
Place steel rule (29) across crankshaft gear (28) and camshaft gear (1). Using feeler gage, measure any
distance at point A between steel rule (29) and camshaft gear (1). There should be 0.00-inch gap.
On camshaft gear (1), install shim(s) (2) of
appropriate thickness to completely fill any
distance measured in step 1.