Removal & Installation
- Remove the transmission. See -Automatic Transmission- section.
Remove the flexplate attaching bolts and remove the flexplate.
- Position the flexplate into position.
- Select only the appropriate new bolts designed for flexplate application.
- Install and tighten the bolts in sequence as shown:
4.0L (VIN E)
- Stage 1: 10 ft. lbs. (13 Nm)
- Stage 2: 52 ft. lbs. (71 Nm)
4.6L (VIN 8): 59 ft. lbs. (80 Nm)