B3.9 and B5.9 Series Engines
Section 1 - Cylinder Block - Group 01
Alternately tighten the two capscrews.
Turn clockwise 60 degrees
Measure the side clearance between the connecting rod
Do not measure the clearance between the connecting rod
cap and crankshaft.
Connecting Rod Side Clearance Limits
NOTE: The crankshaft must rotate freely.
Check for freedom of rotation as the connecting rod caps
are installed. If the crankshaft does not rotate freely, check
the installation of the connecting rod bearings and bearing
Install the suction tube, lubricating oil pan, and gasket.
Refer to Procedure 007-025and 007-035.
Fill the lubricating oil pan. Refer to Section 7 - Lubricating
Oil System, General Information, for the correct lubricating