CAM FOLLOWER INSPECT/REPAIR/REPLACE (CONT).
4. Align screw hole in housing with screw hole in shaft and install temporary dummy screws.
Temporary dummy screws will prevent breakage of the lockscrew when the plug is installed in the
Coat new plugs (7) with sealing compound and
press into housing until flush or not more than
0.010 inch (0.25 mm) below edge of hole.
Remove temporary screws and install lockscrews
(8) in shafts.
Install new cam follower gaskets as follows:
One gasket is required for each cam follower
The gasket must be installed against the block
with the sealing bead toward the cam follower
Gaskets ordered from TM 10-4320-307-24P
are listed as a compressed thickness. Insurenew
gasket ordered matches thickness of old gasket
Position gasket (1) (with sealing bead out-
ward) over dowels.
Position cam follower assembly (2) on dowel pins
Install six capscrews (3) in each cam follower
Tighten capscrews (3) in alternating sequence
shown to the following torque values: 15 ft-lbs (20
N.m) 35 ft-lbs (45 N.m)