V70 XC AWD L5-2.4L Turbo VIN 56 B5254T (1998)
Shifter M/T: Service and Repair
Drift tool No. 999 2412, or equivalent
underlay ring No. 999 2852, or equivalent
Refer to special tool section for additional tool information. See: Tools and Equipment
Remove shift refer to steps 4, 6 and 7 of Selector Cable, M/T replacement. See: Shift Linkage/Shift Cable/Service and Repair
Link plate clip
Link plate and bushings
Ball and socket joint from shift lever link plate.
(If only replacing bushings or link plate, see step 5).
2. Replacing shift lever and shift lever ball and socket joint:
Fix shift lever casing in a vice.
Remove shift lever knob and boot (gaiter) from lever (steps 1 and 2 of Shift Knob and Boot Replacement). See: Shift Knob and Boot (Gaiter)
To remove shift lever ball and socket joint from shift lever casing, ease up socket locking tabs.
Lift ball and socket joint and shift lever from shift lever casing.
Replace ball and socket joint and/or shin lever as necessary.
3. Fitting socket to shift lever