TRANSMISSION PARKING LOCK REPLACEMENT (Cont).
Inspect manual shaft for damage. Replace if damaged,
Inspect inside detent lever for cracks or a loose pin. Replace if cracked or if pin is loose.
Inspect parking actuator rod for damage. Replace if damaged.
Inspect parking pawl for damage. Replace if damaged.
Position parking pawl (9) with tooth toward center of transmission. Install parking pawl shaft
(11) through transmission case and parking pawl. Install spring retainer on end of parking pawl
shaft on inside of transmission case.
Coat new cup plug (12) with RTV sealant. Using a 3/8 in. O.D. rod, install new cup plug by
driving it into transmission case,
until parking pawl shaft (11) is firmly seated against
transmission case rib.
Install parking pawl return spring (10) with square end hooked on groove in center of parking
pawl (9) and other end hooked on transmission case.