Item Measurement Qualification Standard or New Service Limit 
Shift arm I.D.  15.973-16.005 mm (0.6289-0.6301 in.) ——— 
Shift piece diameter at contact area  13.9-14.0 mm (0.54-0.55 in.) ——— 
Shift arm-to-shift piece clearance  0.05-0.25 mm (0.002-0.010 in.) 0.5 mm (0.020 in.) 
Select arm I.D.  11.01-11.05 mm (0.433-0.435 in.) ——— 
Interlock diameter at contact area  12.9-13.0 mm (0.50-0.51 in.) ——— 
Select arm-to-interlock clearance  0.05-0.25 mm (0.002-0.010 in.) 0.5 mm (0.020 in.) 
Oil pump Oil pump thrust clearance  0.03-0.13 mm (0.001-0.005 in.) 0.15 mm (0.006 in.) 
Outer rotor-to-body clearance  0.1-0.2 mm (0.004-0.008 in.) 0.22 mm (0.009 in.) 
Inner rotor-to-outer rotor clearance  0.14 mm (0.006 in.) 0.2 mm (0.008 in.) 
Oil pump inner rotor I.D.  17.1-17.2 mm (0.67-0.68 in.) ——— 
Oil pump shaft O.D.  16.8-17.0 mm (0.66-0.67 in.) ——— 
M/T differential carrier Backlash  0.4-1.3 mm (0.016-0.051 in.) ——— 
Driveshaft contact area I.D.  30.025-30.045 mm (1.1821-1.1829 in.) ——— 
Carrier bearing starting torque
(preload) 
 3.43-4.51 N·m
(35-46 kgf·cm, 30-40 lbf·in.) 
Adjust 

Rear Differential
Item Measurement Qualification Standard or New 
Differential fluid Capacity
Use Honda DPSF 
Fluid change 1.2 L (1.3 US qt, 1.1 Imp qt) 
Overhaul 1.4 L (1.5 US qt, 1.3 Imp qt) 

Steering
Item Measurement Qualification Standard or New 
Steering wheel Rotational play measured at outside edge with engine running  0-10 mm (0-0.39 in.) 
Starting load measured at outside edge with engine running  29 N (3.0 kgf, 6.6 lbf) 
Gearbox Angle of rack guide screw loosened from locked position  20 ° max. 
Pump Output pressure with shut-off valve closed  8,150-8,850 kPa (83-90 kgf/cm2, 1,180-1,279 psi) 
Power steering fluid Capacity
Use Honda PSF-II 
Reservoir
capacity 
0.31 L (0.32 US qt, 0.27 lmp qt) 
System overhaul RHD: 0.88 L (0.90 US qt, 0.77 Imp qt)
LHD: 0.91 L (0.94 US qt, 0.80 Imp qt) 

Suspension
Item Measurement Qualification Standard or New Service Limit 
Wheel alignment Camber Front 0 ° 00 ¢±45 ¢ 
Rear -1 ° 00 ¢±45 ¢ 
Caster Front 1 ° 45 ¢±1 ° 
Total Toe-in Front 0±2 mm (0±0.08 in.) 
Rear Adjust: 1±1 mm (0.04±0.04 in.)
Inspect: 1±2 mm (0.04±0.08 in.) 
Front wheel turning angle Inside wheel 39 ° 00 ¢±2 ° 
Outside wheel 32 ° 00 ¢±1 ° (Reference) 
Wheel Aluminum wheel runout Axial 0-0.7 mm (0-0.03 in.) 2.0 mm (0.08 in.) 
Radial 0-0.7 mm (0-0.03 in.) 1.5 mm (0.06 in.) 
Steel wheel runout Axial 0-1.0 mm (0-0.04 in.) 2.0 mm (0.08 in.) 
Radial 0-1.0 mm (0-0.04 in.) 1.5 mm (0.06 in.) 
Wheel bearing End play Front 0-0.05 mm (0-0.002 in.) 
Rear 0-0.05 mm (0-0.002 in.) 

Brakes
Item Measurement Qualification Standard or New Service Limit 
Parking brake lever Distance travelled when lever pulled with 196 N (20 kgf, 44 lbf) of force  5 to 9 clicks 
Brake pedal Pedal height (carpet removed)  173 mm (6.81 in.) 
Free play  1-5 mm (0.04-0.20 in.) 
Master cylinder Piston-to-pushrod clearance  0-0.4 mm (0-0.02 in.) 
Brake disc Disc thickness Front 24.9-25.1 mm (0.98-0.99 in.) 23.0 mm (0.91 in.) 
Rear 8.9-9.1 mm (0.35-0.36 in.) 8.0 mm (0.31 in.) 
Disc runout Front and rear ——— 0.10 mm (0.004 in.) 
Disc parallelism Front and rear ——— 0.015 mm (0.0006 in.) 
Pad thickness Front 10.5-11.5 mm (0.41-0.45 in.) 1.6 mm (0.06 in.) 
Rear 8.5-9.5 mm (0.33-0.37 in.) 1.6 mm (0.06 in.) 
Rear parking brake Brake drum I.D.  199.9-200.0 mm (7.870-7.874 in.) 201.0 mm (7.91 in.) 
Brake shoe lining thickness  3.2 mm (0.126 in.) 1.0 mm (0.04 in.) 
Brake booster Vacuum booster at 0 kPa
(0 mmHg, 0 in.Hg) of vacuum 
98 N (10 kgf, 22 lbf) 0 kPa (0 kgf/cm2, 0 psi) 
294 N
(30 kgf, 66 lbf) 
1,360 kPa (13.9 kgf/cm2, 197 psi) 
Vacuum booster at 97.3 kPa
(730 mmHg, 28.7 in.Hg) of vacuum 
98 N (10 kgf, 22 lbf) 3,940 kPa (40.2 kgf/cm2, 571 psi) 
294 N
(30 kgf, 66 lbf) 
11,070 kPa (112.9 kgf/cm2, 1,605 psi) 

Air Conditioning
Item Measurement Qualification Standard or New 
Refrigerant Type  HFC-134a (R-134a) 
Capacity of system  450-500 g (15.9-17.6 oz) 
Refrigerant oil Type  DENSO ND-OIL 8 
Capacity of components Condenser 25 mL (5/6 fl oz, 0.9 Imp oz) 
Evaporator 45 mL (1 1/2 fl oz, 1.6 Imp oz) 
Each line and hose 10 mL (1/3 fl oz, 0.4 Imp oz) 
Compressor 160-175 mL (5 1/3-5 5/6 fl oz, 5.6-6.2 Imp oz) 
Compressor Starter coil resistance At 60 °C (20 °F) 2.8-3.2 W 
Pulley-to-pressure plate clearance  0.3-0.65 mm (0.012-0.026 in.)