. Adjust the transmission gears (see Drive and Output
Engage the hole in the needle bearing of the transmission
shaft with the set pin [A], and engage the groove in the
outer race of the ball bearing with the set ring [B].
Apply engine oil:
Assemble the crankcase (see Crankcase Assembly).
Transmission Shaft Disassembly
Remove the transmission shafts.
Remove the circlip and take out the gears.
Outside Circlip Pliers: 57001-144
The 4th gear on the output shaft has three balls assem-
bled into it for the positive neutral finder mechanism.
Remove the output shaft 4th gear as follows:
OHoid the 3rd gear [A] with one hand, and place the output
OQuickly spin the 4th gear [B] and pull it upward while the
internal steel balls move outward by the centrifugal force.
Remove the ball bearing [A].
Bearing Puller: 57001-135 [B]
Bearing Puller Adapter: 57001-317 [C]
(Adapter to be used only for the drive shaft
Discard the bearing.
Replace the ball bearing with a new one.
Apply engine oil to the ball bearing and shaft.
Olnstal the bearings so that the marked side faces out.
Bearing Driver, 4>32: 57001-382 [A]