B3.9 and B5.9 Series Engines
Section 1 - Cylinder Block - Group 01
Remove the front gear cover.
Refer to Procedure 001-031.
Remove the lubricating oil pan.
Refer to Procedure 007-025.
Refer to Procedure 001-006.
This component weighs 23 kg [50 lb] or more. To avoid
personal injury, use a hoist or get assistance to lift this
Nylon Lift Sling, Part No. 3375957
NOTE: Lift the crankshaft straight up to avoid damage to
the crankshaft and cylinder block.
Install nylon lift sling, Part No. 3375957, around the No. 3
and No. 4 rod bearing journals.
Attach the sling to a hoist, remove the crankshaft.