Mitsubishi Endeavor 2004-06

Valve Covers

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Removal & Installation



Left Side
  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
  2.  
  3. Disconnect the negative battery cable. Drain the cooling system.
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  5. Remove the upper timing belt covers.
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  7. Remove the thermostat housing. Remove the blow-by hose connection.
  8.  
  9. Remove the PCV valve connection. Remove the PCV valve.
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  11. Remove the ignition coil connector. Remove the ignition coil. Remove the control wiring harness clamp.
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  13. Remove the rocker arm cover retaining bolts. Remove the rocker arm cover.
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  15. Remove the spark plug guide oil seal.

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    Fig. Rocker arms and related components-left bank

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To install:

  1. Install the valve cover oil seals and gasket. Torque the bolts to 27-35 inch lbs. (3.0-4.0 Nm).
  2.  
  3. Install the remaining components in the reverse of the removal procedure.
  4.  
  5. Connect the negative battery cable. On 2005-2006 vehicles, turn the ignition ON and then OFF , and keep it off for at least ten seconds.
  6.  
  7. Run the engine and check for leaks, correct as required.
  8.  

Right Side
  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
  2.  
  3. Disconnect the negative battery cable. Drain the cooling system.
  4.  
  5. Remove the intake manifold plenum assembly.
  6.  
  7. Remove the upper timing belt covers. Remove the thermostat housing.
  8.  
  9. Remove the breather hose connection. Remove the blow-by hose connection.
  10.  
  11. Remove the ignition coil connector. Remove the ignition coil. Remove the control wiring harness clamp.
  12.  
  13. Remove the rocker arm cover retaining bolts. Remove the rocker arm cover.
  14.  
  15. Remove the spark plug guide oil seal.

    Click image to see an enlarged view

    Fig. Rocker arms and related components-right bank

  16.  

To install:

  1. Install the valve cover oil seals and gasket. Torque the bolts to 27-35 inch lbs. (3.0-4.0 Nm).
  2.  
  3. Install the remaining components in the reverse of the removal procedure.
  4.  
  5. Connect the negative battery cable. On 2005-2006 vehicles, turn the ignition ON and then OFF , and keep it off for at least ten seconds.
  6.  
  7. Run the engine and check for leaks, correct as required.
  8.  

 
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