If any of those parts are replaced, the shaft end play
must be checked.
Drive Shaft Bearings Housing Front Cover End Cap
To check the shaft end play, assemble the above parts
plus the gaskets. The shaft end play should be from
.006" to .016". If adjustment is necessary, a shim can
be placed under the bearing race in the end cap.
Disassemble these parts and resume reassembly
Install the front cover and gasket, being certain that the
locating pins are in place in the housing. These parts
will go on only one way and have all the mounting holes
align with the housing.
Turn the unit on its side with the large control cavity on
top and install the thrust plate. Lubricate the thrust plate
with clean hydraulic oil prior to assembly.
Prior to reassembly of the cylinder block, inspect the
pads. Replace any pistons that are found to be