7-10 ENGINE LUBRICATION SYSTEM
Oil Screen Removal
Oil Pan (see Oil Pan Removal)
Oil Screen [A]
Oil Screen Installation
Clean the oil screen (see Oil Screen Cleaning).
Replace the O-ring [A] with a new one, and install it.
Apply grease to the O-ring.
Install the rubber damper [B] to the oil pressure relief
Install the oil screen.
Oil Screen Cleaning
Remove the oil screen (see Oil Screen Removal).
Clean the oil screen with a high flash-point solvent and
remove the particles stuck.
Blow away the particles by applying compressed air [A]
from the inside to the outside (from the clean side to the
Gasoline and low-flash point solvents can be
flammable and/or explosive and cause severe
burns. Clean the screen in a well-ventilated area,
and take care that there are no sparks or flame
anywhere near the working area; this includes any
appliance with a pilot light. Do not use gasoline or
a low-flash point solvent to clean the screen.
While cleaning the screen, check for any metal particles
that might indicate internal engine damage.
Check the screens carefully for any damage.
If the screen is damaged, replace the oil screen.