Use care when installing retaining rings. Retaining rings are under tension and can act as
projectiles when released causing injury to personnel.
Do not turn torque converter housing on side to install valves. Dropping valves in bore can
cause damage to parts.
If valve does not move freely in
its bore, replace valve.
Install main pressure regulator valve (26),
valve spring (25), valve stop (24) and
retaining washers (22) on front support
assembly (27). Valve must move freely in
Make sure retaining ring is
properly positioned before
installing spring compressor.
Install spring compressor on main pressure
valve retaining washer (22).
Compress retaining washer just
so retaining ring groove is
cleared or damage will result to
Compress retaining washer (22) and install
retaining ring (23) on front support
Remove spring compressor from front
support assembly (27).
Install two remaining screws (21) in torque
converter housing (1). Tighten screws to
36 to 43 lb-ft (49 to 58 N.m).