Position backplate (3) in soft-jawed vise.
If indicator reading is not within
specification, replace thrust
Check thrust play with dial indicator. Move
turbine wheel assembly shaft (9) back and
forth in center housing. Indicator reading
(thrust float) must be 0.003 to 0.010 in.
(0.08 to 0.25 mm).
Remove backplate (3) from vise.
Install clamp (5) on turbine housing (4).
Align matchmarks on center housing (6)
with those on turbine housing (4) and
install center housing.
Adhesives, solvents, and sealing
compounds can burn easily, can
give off harmful vapors, and are
harmful to skin and clothing. To
avoid injury or death, keep away
from open fire and use in well-
ventilated area. If adhesive,
solvent, or sealing compound
gets on skin or clothing, wash
immediately with soap and
Apply antiseize compound to threads of
Do not tighten turbine housing
clamp until aligned with turbine
housing. If parts are not aligned,
turbocharger will be damaged.
Tighten locknut (8) on clamp (5) 160 lb-in