17-8. DIRECT CLUTCH AND INTERMEDIATE SPRAG REPAIR (3L80) (Cont'd)
Inspect sprag retainer snapring (1), backing plate snapring (7), spring retainer (12), and sprag
retainer (2) for distortion or damage. Replace any if distorted or damaged.
Inspect sprag (5), sprag bushings (4), and outer sprag race (3) for scoring, galling, or damage.
Replace any if scored, galled, or damaged.
Inspect clutch piston (15) for distortion or damage. Replace if distorted or damaged.
Inspect clutch release springs (13) for collapsed coils or distortion. Replace all if any are collapsed
Inspect direct clutch housing (6) for damage. Replace if damaged.
Check for freeness of check ball (19) and ensure all oil passages in clutch housing (6) are open.
Replace direct clutch assembly if check ball (19) is not free or oil passages are blocked.
Front band was removed during transmission disassembly
Inspect front band (20) for burning, scoring, distortion, or damage. Replace if burnt, scored,
distorted, or damaged.