19-3. TRANSMISSION/TRANSFER CASE ASSEMBLY REMOVAL (Contd)
l Torque converter and transmission must be removed as an
assembly. Keep transmission level. The converter may slide off
front of transmission and cause injury to personnel or damage to
l Do not use hands to free transmission/transfer case assembly of
hangups or snags. Use prybar to avoid injury.
Always remove transmission/transfer case assembly slowly and
watch for binding or hangups. Something may still be connected
and must be removed. Ensure wiring, lines, cables, and rods are
not in the path of the removal.
Move transmission (2) and transfer case (31 rearward to clear engine (1).
Lower transmission (2) and transfer case (3) slowly.
Remove transmission (2) and transfer case (3) from under vehicle.
If vehicle is moved because of limited shop space or tactical
movement, damage to engine and vehicle may occur. To prevent
damage, engine/transmission support sling can be installed.
Prepare transmission for disassembly (para. 19-5).