d. Inspect the body and bearing for
Irregularities of the bore caused by bearing
attempting to turn or signs of working (see
e. Examine bearings and body for scratches
sandpaper on a surface plate to dress out any
slight imperfections of bearings. D o n o t
attempt to remove deep scratches or gouges.
bearing. Check bearing bores for concentricity
their respective positions in the body and
check clearance between bearing flats. Under
no circumstances should these clearances
f. Check milled seal and gasket recesses of
the cover for any obstruction that would
prevent normal seating. Make sure Internal
t h r e a d s of front cover and threads on
capscrews are in good conditions.
a. Apply a light coat of non-hardening
gasket cement to the bore in the front cover.
Press new shaft seal into the bore and wipe off
excess cement. Stake seal in three places.
NOTE: Generously lubricate all parts with SAE
10W oil during pump assembly.