7-10. FLYWHEEL AND TORQUE CONVERTER TURBINE REPAIR (CONT).
Matchmark flywheel (1) and converter pump (7).
Ensure one screw is left in place behind lifting bracket in flywheel. Screw is intended to
secure flywheel until lifting device is in place. Failure to comply may result in serious
injury to personnel and damage to equipment.
Use flywheel lifting bracket to turn flywheel for access to screws inside converter housing.
Remove 29 of 30 screws (8) and washers (9) from flywheel (1). Discard screws.
Flywheel weighs 175 lbs (79 kg). Attach suitable lifting device prior to removal to prevent
possible injury to personnel.
Install lifting device to lifting bracket.
Remove remaining screw (8) and washer (9). Discard screw and washer.
During flywheel removal, torque converter turbine can remain attached to flywheel or remain
on transmission. Use care to prevent torque converter turbine from falling. If torque
converter turbine stays attached to flywheel, lockup clutch may fall out of transmission. Use
care to prevent lockup clutch from falling. Failure to comply may result in serious injury to
personnel and damage to equipment may occur.
With the aid of an assistant, remove flywheel (1) from converter pump (7).