BOBCAT S130 – CAMSHAFT AND TIMING GEARS – Timing Gears Backlash – Checking

When the gears are installed, check the backlash of the gears.

Install a dial indicator [Figure 70-100-10].

Hold one gear while turning the other gear [Figure 70-100-10].

If the backlash exceeds the allowable limit, check the oil clearance of the shaft and gear. If the oil clearance is correct, replace the gear.


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