Fig. 11.· Comparison of End Bearings and Thrust Washers
3. Install the gears on the shafts.
redrilled and tapped. Discard lock screws with damaged
4. Lubricate the camshaft intermediate bearing journals.
Then place the two halves of each intermediate bearing
Assemble Camshaft and Balance Shaft
on a camshaft journal and lock the halves together with
two lock rings. Assemble each lock ring with the gap
Refer to Fig. 10 and assemble the camshaft and
over the upper bearing and the ends an equal distance
balance shaft as follows:
above the split line of the bearing.
1. Install new end plugs in the camshaft. Press the
plugs in to a depth of 1.940 " to 2.060 " (Fig. 12).
Two intermediate bearing lock rings
2. Lubricate the rear camshaft and balance shaft
are used. The current ring can be
bearing journals and slide the rear end bearings on each
identified by the wider gap. The
shaft, with the bolting flange of the bearing toward the
wide gap ring MUST be used with the
outer (gear) end of the shaft.
grooved type lower half bearings and
can also be used with the former