Major operations requiring engine removal

The following work can only be carried out after removal of the engine from the car: a) Crankshaft main bearings - renewal .

b) Crankshaft - removal and refitting.

c) Flywheel - removal and refitting.

d) Crankshaft rear oil seal - renewal.

e) Camshaft - removal and refitting.

f) Timing gears and chain - removal and refitting.

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    Diagram 4b: 1986-on KE-Jetronic fuel injection
    Diagram 4b: 1986-on KE-Jetronic fuel injection For starting and charging circuits see Diagram 1a ...

    Starter motor - removal and refitting
    Removal 1 Disconnect the battery. 2 Working from under the vehicle, disconnect the main starter motor cable and the two wires from the starter solenoid (see illustration). 8.2 Disconnecting th ...

    Rear brake backplate (drum brakes) - removal and refitting
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