Removal & Installation
- Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
- Drain the engine oil.
Remove or disconnect the following:
Negative battery cable
Note the position of each oil pump case retaining bolts to facilitate installation. The bolts are of different length.
- Clean the gasket mounting surfaces of the pump and engine block.
- Prime the pump by pouring fresh oil into the inlet and turning the rotors or by packing pump with petroleum jelly. Using a new gasket, install the oil pump on the engine and tighten all bolts to 10 ft. lbs. (14 Nm).
- Clean out the oil pick-up or replace as required. Replace the oil pick-up gasket ring and install the pick-up to the pump.
Install or connect the following:
Oil filter and the bracket. Torque the bolts to 17 ft. lbs. (23 Nm).