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Photos of transmission installation

April 29 2007 at 10:53 PM
Paul  (no login)


Response to Transmissions can be fun !

In order to make the transmission mate up with the motor nicely, I raised the aft section of the motor. Here you can see the motor being held up with one winch, and the transmission being lowered nicely into position with the other winch. The drive sleve is lubed up with grease. This was an easy job, things just worked great. I made up a gasket based on the shape of a section of the old one.


Here you can see the transmission installed on the motor bell housing now, and the motor and transmission are being held up on the aft end. The aft motor mounts are in the air.


Here you can see the motor mounts sitting down on the frame. I'll tighten things up now, and will do some alugnment on the shaft. Everything is going to be downhill from here!


Regards, Paul







 
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