Camshaft Sprocket RemovalNOTE: Keep the cam chain away from magnetic fields.
|1.||Remove the cylinder head cover.|
|2.||Make a reference mark (A) across the camshaft sprocket and cam chain.|
|3.||Apply engine oil to the slider surface of the cam chain tensioner slider through the oil return hole in the cylinder head.|
|4.||Remove the cylinder head plug.|
|5.||Hold the crankshaft pulley and set the socket wrench (A) on the camshaft sprocket bolt.|
|6.||Remove the maintenance bolt (B), and turn the camshaft clockwise to compress the cam chain tensioner, then install the 6 x 1.0 mm bolt (C) in the bolt hole (D) on the cylinder block through the maintenance hole and cam chain tensioner (E).|
|7.||Hold the camshaft with an open-end wrench, then remove the camshaft sprocket.|
NOTE: Hang the cam chain with a wire.