28-14. INTERMEDIATE CLUTCH ASSEMBLY AND FRONT BAND INSPECTION
Transmission disassembled into subassemblies
This task covers:
Intermediate clutch plates, backing plate, and front band were
removed during disassembly. Inspect clutch plates only if they
will be reused.
Work area should be well-ventilated, clean, and free from
blowing dirt and dust.
Replace damaged plates as a set.
Wave plate is used on 1997-1998 transmissions only.
Inspect wave plate (5), four clutch plates (3), and clutch plate assemblies (4) for cracks, wear, and
evidence of overheating and scoring.
Inspect backing plate (1) for cracks, breaks, scoring, and evidence of overheating. Replace if
Inspect front band (2) for cracks, loose or damaged anchor or pin ends, and worn or burned
composition material. Replace if damaged.
1995 - 1996 MODELS
1997 - 1998 MODELS