REMOVE CRANKSHAFT GEAR, CRANKSHAFT AND BEARINGS
to figure 23.)
Socket, Socket Wrench, 6 mm
Handle, Socket Wrench, Ratchet, 3/8" Drive
Rear crankshaft support removed
Extension, 3 in., 3/8 in. drive
Remover, Bearing and Bushing
Use a block of wood or other soft material to prevent the crankshaft from rotating.
Using crankshaft gear extractor tool, with four screws, remove crankshaft gear (1) and key (2).
Remove two 6 mm screws (3) and flat washers (4) holding center crankshaft bearing support (5).
Gently tap on front end of crankshaft (6) to break free and move crankshaft with crankshaft bearing support toward rear
of cylinder block. Slide crankshaft (6) to the rear and remove from cylinder block.
Remove two 6 mm crankshaft bearing support screws (7) holding two parts of center crankshaft bearing support (5) to
crankshaft (6). Remove center crankshaft bearing support (5).
Remove two crankshaft bearing halves (8) from center crankshaft bearing support (5). Discard crankshaft bearing halves
Using the bearing and bushing remover, remove rear crankshaft bearing (9) from crankcase. Discard bearing (9).