This task covers:
General mechanic's tool kit:
Sealing compound, thread-locking
General Safety Instructions
Direct personnel to stand clear during
Starter must be supported during removal
removal and installation.
Power steering pump must be supported
during removal and installation.
Direct personnel to stand clear during hoisting operation. Failure
to do this may cause injury.
Engine preparation for 6.2 L and 6.5 L engines is basically the
same. Differences are noted.
Place engine on stand and disconnect hoist.
Have drainage container ready to catch oil.
Remove drainplug (1) and gasket (2) from oil pan (3). Allow oil to drain completely.
Install drainplug (1) and gasket (2). Tighten drainplug (1) to 20 lb-ft (27 N.m).
Remove two capscrews (9) from engine lifting sling (4) and right cylinder head (10).
Remove pin (5) from sling bracket (7) and engine lifting sling (4).
Remove two capscrews (6) and sling bracket (7) from cylinder head (8).