Use extreme caution when handling heavy parts. Provide adequate support and use
assistance during procedure. Ensure that any lifting device is in good condition and of
suitable load capacity. Keep clear of heavy parts supported by lifting device. Failure to
follow this warning may result in injury or death to personnel.
Use caution when removing parts to prevent damage.
Clean torque converter exterior and surrounding area thoroughly with steam. Prepare a
clean work area. Cleanliness is very important during converter overhaul.
Tag and identify all components for ease of assembly.
1. Use a suitable lifting device to position converter (Figure 1, Item 1) on a bench with output yoke (Figure 1,
Item 2) facing down. Block housing so yoke will clear bench. Remove lifting device.
Figure 1. Torque Converter Positioning.