Remove the engine cover (1).
Remove the battery tray. See: Starting and Charging\Battery\Battery Tray\Service and Repair\Battery Tray - Removal
If equipped remove the relay (1) at the core support.
Drain the radiator See: Engine, Cooling and Exhaust\Cooling System\Service and Repair.
Remove clamps (1) at the upper radiator hose (2).
Remove the upper radiator hose (2).
Remove Coolant Recovery Bottle, See: Engine, Cooling and Exhaust\Cooling System\Coolant Reservoir\Service and Repair\Coolant Recovery Bottle - Removal
Disconnect oil cooler lines (1) from transaxle using Trans Cooler Line Disconnect 8875A. See: Fluid Line/Hose\Service and Repair\Procedures
Position oil cooler lines aside away from the valve body pan.
Remove shift cable (1) from manual lever (2).
Remove the solenoid pack connector (2) at valve body oil pan (1).
If equipped remove the fasteners (1) and the Front Sound Damper Cover (2).
Remove the top valve body oil pan (3) bolts.
Remove the lower valve body oil pan bolts (2) and drain transmission fluid.
Remove the valve body oil pan.
Remove the electrical connector (1) at the valve body (2).
Remove screw at detente arm (2).
Remove detente arm (1).
Remove the twenty one valve body to case bolts (1).
Insure the manual lever is fully forward to keep the manual valve pin (3) from binding.
Pull the valve body away from the underdrive compounder assembly oil transfer tubes (2) and lift up on valve body to clear the manual valve pin past the slot in the rooster comb.