GEAR COVER ASSEMBLY REPAIR/REPLACE.(CONT).
Use extreme care when releasing
oil pan gasket from gear cover to
prevent damage to the gasket. If
gasket is damaged, the oil pan
must be removed and gasket re-
Insert feeler gauge (17) between gear cover (12)
and oil pan gasket. Move feeler gauge back and
forth to release gasket from gear cover.
Remove one gear cover capscrew (18) on each
side of gear cover (12) and install a 7/16-20 x
4-inch guide stud (19) in its place to support gear
cover by removal.
Remove two dowel pins (20).
Remove remaining gear cover capscrews (18)
and remove gear cover (12).
Remove crankshaft oil seal (1) and accessory
drive oil seal (2), in accordance with paragraph
Remove accessory drive bushing (3) if neces-
sary. Refer to inspection procedures in this para-
Remove pointer (4) if necessary. Refer to inspec-
tion procedures in this paragraph.
Remove two pipe plugs (5).
Remove tube (6) if required. Refer to inspection
procedures in this paragraph.