This task covers:
M997A2, M1025A2, M1035A2,
M1043A2, M1045A2, M1097A2, M1123
General mechanic's tool kit:
Transmission disassembled into subassemblies
General Safety Instructions
Air pressure must not exceed 80 psi (552 kPa)
when air checking clutch piston.
Work area should be well-ventilated, clean, and free from
blowing dirt and dust.
Remove snapring (1) and direct clutch driving hub (2) from forward clutch housing (7).
Remove forward clutch hub (4), thrust washer (3), and bearing washer (4.1) from direct clutch
driving hub (2).
Remove five clutch plates (8), clutch plate assemblies (5), and dished clutch plate (6) (1995-1996
transmission only) from forward clutch housing (7).
Using spring compressor, adapter, and clutch spring adapter, compress spring and retainer
assembly (10) and remove snapring (9) from forward clutch housing (7).
Remove spring and retainer assembly (10) from forward clutch housing (7).
Perform steps 6, 7, and 8 for 1995-1996 transmissions only.
Remove piston (11) from forward clutch housing (7).
Remove inner and outer seals (12) and (13) from piston (11). Discard seals (12) and (13).
Remove seal (14) from clutch housing (7). Discard seal (14).
Clean all forward clutch components in accordance with para. 2-13.
For general inspection instructions, refer to para. 2-14.
Inspect five clutch plates (8) for signs of burning, scoring, or cracks. Replace any that are burned,
scored, or cracked.