V70 XC AWD L5-2.4L Turbo VIN 56 B5254T (1998)
3. Intermediate section:
Apply liquid gasket compound, part No. 1 161 059-9, or equivalent to intermediate section.
Cover surface completely but do not allow to overflow, as this may block channels and bolt holes.
Use a short-haired roller tool No. 951 1205, or equivalent.
Put bearing shells in intermediate section.
Bearing seats must be dry.
Oil bearing shells and flanged shells (at back) liberally.
4. Install crankshaft:
Do not rotate it until intermediate section is tightly in place.
Install intermediate section.
Tighten intermediate section and crankshaft bolts in 5 stages in sequence from the center towards ends.
Complete each stage before starting the next.
Skip 8 mm and 7 mm bolts until stages 3 and 4.
1st Stage: Tighten all 10 mm bolts to 20 Nm (15 ft lb)
2nd Stage: Tighten 10 mm bolts to 45 Nm (33 ft lb)
3rd Stage: Tighten 8 mm bolts to 24 Nm (18 ft lb)
4th Stage: Tighten 7 mm bolts to 17 Nm (13 ft lb)
5th Stage: Finally, tighten 10 mm bolts through 90°
NOTE: Max. Length of 10 mm bolts 118 mm.
5. Measure axial clearance:
Check that crankshaft rotates smoothly.
Measure crankshaft axial clearance.
Use dial gauge, magnetic plate tool No. 999 5971 and magnetic frame tool No. 999 9696, or equivalents.
Axial clearance: 0.08-0.19 mm