Camshaft Bearing Installation and Removal Tools. The right tool can make any job easier, and for the press-fit bearings your camshaft rides on, the right tool is a camshaft bearing installer. Sometimes called a bearing knocker, these tools let you tap the bearings into (or out of) the bores with your favorite hammer. camshaft tip. See dimension A on application specific pages. 3 Spline diameter and number of splines. (10, 24, 28 or 37) 4 Diameter of camshaft at spider.
5 Diameter of camshaft at camshaft tip.
6 Length of spider bushing bearing journal from under cam head to beginning of lock ring groove. See dimension B on application specific bushremove.buzz: Karen Howard. Dec 23, The hack saw wouldn't touch the hard bushing. First I tried the acy torch and by the time I got the bushing hot enough to split it I nicked the spider a little bit. Should have used the plasma cutter but I was outside.
The next one, I went in on the lathe and made a removal tool out of round stock.
That worked the best with a 2 pound bushremove.buzzted Reading Time: 3 mins. Replacing only the cam, and ignoring the bushings is a sure way to wear out the new cams rapidly, and without changing the bushings the brakes will not function correctly and reliably. Brake cams and the support bushings will wear together and over time clearances will develop between the cams and the bushings.
The brake camshaft will begin to. Sep 20, Performance Tool Universal Camshaft Bearing Installation Tools. Performance Tool universal camshaft bearing installation tools are used to remove and install camshaft bearings in nearly all automobile engines, from compacts to heavy-duty trucks.
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