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Important: DO NOT allow foreign material to enter the oil passages of the oil pan, cap or cover the openings as required.
Front and Rear Cover Alignment (at crankshaft seal area)
Important: Do not allow dirt or debris to enter the oil pump assembly, cap end as necessary.
Important: The balancer should be positioned onto the end of the crankshaft as straight as possible prior to tool installation.
Insert the smaller end of the installer into the front of the balancer.
Position the larger end of the installer against the front of the balancer.
Tighten Tighten the USED crankshaft balancer bolt to 330 N·m (240 lb ft).
Important: The nose of the crankshaft should be recessed 2.4-4.48 mm (0.094-0.176 in) into the balancer bore.
If the balancer is not installed to the proper dimensions, install the installation tool and repeat the installation procedure.