Valve Clearance Adjustment

1. DISCONNECT CABLE FROM NEGATIVE BATTERY TERMINAL

2. DRAIN ENGINE COOLANT (See page CO-3)

3. REMOVE V-BANK COVER (See page ES-414)

4. REMOVE AIR CLEANER ASSEMBLY (See page ES-415)

5. REMOVE INTAKE AIR SURGE TANK (See page EM-57)

6. REMOVE IGNITION COIL ASSEMBLY (See page IG-7)

7. REMOVE CYLINDER HEAD COVER SUB-ASSEMBLY (See page EM-59)

8. REMOVE CYLINDER HEAD COVER SUB-ASSEMBLY LH (See page EM-59)

9. SET NO.1 CYLINDER TO TDC/COMPRESSION

(a) Turn the crankshaft pulley until its groove and the timing mark "0" of the timing chain cover are aligned.

RH Bank

Timing Marks

RH Bank

Timing Marks

Timing Marks

LH Bank

Timing Marks

Timing Marks

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(b) Check that the timing marks of the camshaft timing gears are aligned with the timing marks of the bearing cap as shown in the illustration. If not, turn the crankshaft 1 complete revolution (360°) and align the timing marks above.

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