Attach dial indicator on crankshaft (8).
Position point of dial indicator on seal (40)
Pry crankshaft (8) toward one end and check
to ensure end play is in one direction only.
When using front crankshaft
capscrew to bar over engine,
always turn in a clockwise
direction. Turning over in
counter-clockwise direction may
loosen capscrew and vibration
damper. This can cause serious
With the aid of an assistant rotate
crankshaft (8) while noting readings at 12,
9, 6, and 3 oclock positions. Total runout
at each position should not exceed
0.015 in. (0.381 mm).
If any reading is over 0.015 in. (0.38 mm)
place seal installer over seal and lightly tap
at high points.
If seal (40) cannot be brought into
specification, remove and discard seal and
repeat Steps (34) through (43).
Install engine oil pump assembly, (Para 20-77).
END OF TASK