Mitsubishi Outlander 2003-06

Valve Covers


Removal & Installation

  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
  3. Drain the engine oil.
  5. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Negative battery cable
    Air cleaner
    Ignition coils
    Upper timing belt cover
    Positive Crankcase Ventilation (PCV) hose
    Breather hose
    Control wiring harness connection
    Engine hanger
    Oil control valve
    Oil pressure switch
    Rocker arm (valve) cover and gasket
    Oil seals, if necessary

  7. Installation is the reverse of the removal procedure.
  9. Fill the crankcase with oil and connect the negative battery cable. Refer to the accompanying illustration for tightening specifications.

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    Fig. Exploded view of the valve cover and related components and tightening specifications