DIESEL ENGINE REPAIR - Continued.
INSTALL - Continued.
The main bearing caps are numbered
starting with "1" at the front of the
engine through a "5" at the rear of the
Install main sleeve bearings (134) into main
bearing caps (133) in numerical order,
starting with 1 at the front of the engine
Lubricate thrust washer bearings (135) with
With bottom of engine block facing
up, ensure that engine serial number
stamp on main bearing caps is facing
fuel injection pump side of engine
block. Serious engine damage may
result if main bearing caps are not
Install main bearing caps (133). Ensure
assembled to bearing cap #3 with bronze
side facing toward crankshaft assembly
underside of heads of main bearing
Install main bearing screws (132). Tighten
to 180 Ib-ft (244 Nm).
Using a large, flat-blade screwdriver, thrust
crankshaft assembly (136) forward and
check end float at main bearing cap #3.
Use a thickness gage to check crankshaft
assembly (136) end float. Crankshaft
assembly end float must be 0.004 to 0.015
in. (0,10 to 0,38 mm).
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