Engine Oil and Oil Filter
Oil Filter Change
Refer to the Oil Filter Change in the Periodic Maintenance
Oil Screen (Scavenge) Removal
Remove the oil pump (scavenge) cover (see Oil Pump
(Scavenge) Cover Removal).
Pull out the oil screen [A] from the crankcase.
Oil Screen (Scavenge) Installation
Clean the oil screens thoroughly whenever it is removed
for any reason.
Clean the oil screens with a high-flash point solvent and
remove any particles stuck to them.
Clean the screen in a well-ventilated area, and take
care that there is no spark or flame anywhere near
the working area. Because of the danger of highly
flammable liquids, do not use gasoline or low-flash
While cleaning the screens, check for any metal parti-
cles that might indicate internal engine damage.
Check the screens [A] carefully for any damage, holes,
broken wires, gasket pulling off.
If the screen is damaged, replace it.
Apply engine oil to the rubber portion [A] on the oil screen.
Install the oil screen facing the carved line [B] to the out-
Install the oil pump (scavenge) cover.
ENGINE LUBRICATION SYSTEM 7-9