CAM FOLLOWER INSPECT/REPAIR/REPLACE.
This task covers: a. Removal b. Disassembly c. Cleaning/Inspection/Repair d. Assembly e. Installation
Tool kit, general mechanic's (Item 1, Appendix B)
Torque wrench (Item 38, Appendix B)
Air crossover connection
Inside micrometer (Item 4, Appendix B)
Mandrel (Item 30. Appendix B)
Rocker housing covers
Outside micrometer (Item 36, Appendix B)
Fuel pump removed
Campher tool (Item 2, Appendix B)
Accessory drive assembly
Prussian blue (Item 24, Appendix C)
Dry cleaning solvent (Item 30, Appendix C)
General Safety Instructions
Sealing compound (Item 27, Appendix C)
Well ventilated area
Lubricating oil (Item 22, Appendix C)
It is not necessary to remove the fuel pump and accessory drive if the pushrods are the only
component to be replaced.
Remove pushrods as follows:
Loosen locknut on each rocker lever adjusting screw.
Loosen adjusting screw.
To prevent increased wear, mark each pushrod as it is removed so it can be installed back in its
Some pushrods are under compression due to the valves being open. Rotate the crankshaft
clockwise with the accessory drive pulley to relieve the spring tension.