TRANSMISSION DIRECT CLUTCH ASSEMBLY AND FRONT BAND
Direct clutch assembly (3) with aluminum direct clutch piston (17) does
not use apply ring (13).
Compress apply ring (13) and install into recess in direct clutch piston (17) with slots on edge
of apply ring facing inward.
Composition-faced clutch plates (11) should be soaked in hydraulic fluid
for approximately 15 minutes.
Lubricate all clutch plates (11 and 12) with hydraulic fluid. Alternating flat steel and
composition-faced clutch plates, install 5 flat steel clutch plates (12) and 5 composition-faced
clutch plates (11).