Removal & Installation
- Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions.
- Remove the transmission.
- If equipped with a manual transmission, remove the clutch housing cover.
Using ST 32005107 Crankshaft Stopper to lock the crankshaft into place, remove the flywheel (manual transmission) or flexplate (automatic transmission).
Install the flywheel (M/T) or flexplate (A/T) and use ST 32005107 Crankshaft Stopper to lock the crankshaft into place. Tighten the bolts in a star shaped pattern to the specified torque:
1998-2002 2.0L engine: 33 ft. lbs. (45 Nm) plus 30° rotation
- If equipped with manual transmission, install the clutch housing cover.
- Install the transmission assembly into the vehicle.