Connecting Rod and Crankshaft
Connecling Bod End Play:
Standard (Newl: 0.15 - 0.30 mm
10.006 - 0.012 inl
0.40 mm (0.016 inl
lf out-of-tolerance. install a new connecting rod.
lf still out-of-tolerance, replace the crankshaft (see
pages 7-12 and 7-23).
Push the crankshaft firmly away from the dial indicator,
and zero the dial against the end of the crankshaft. Then
pull the crankshaft firmly back toward the indicator; dial
reading should not exceed service limtr.
Grankshaft End Play:
Standard (Newl: 0.10 - 0.35 mm
(0.00,f - 0.01,t inl
0.it5 mm (0.018 in)
. lf end play is excessive, inspect the thrust washers
and thrust surface on the crankshaft. Replace Darts as
NOTE: Thrust washer thickness is fixed and must not be
changed either by grinding or shimmrng.
Thrust washers are installed with grooved sides facing