Gear Lever Bias Spring|
Now the gear lever bias spring, engage third gear and adjust the two bolts so that both
spring legs are 0.5mm (0.02 in) clear of the cross-pin. Lightly pull the lever to the left, to
take up any play, and adjust the right hand bolt downwards until the right hand spring
leg contacts the cross-pin.
Repeat the procedure on the other side, holding the lever to the right; then select
neutral and rock the lever across the gate.
The lever should return to the 3rd/4th gate when released. The two locknuts can then be
Reverse Light Switch
Finally, the reverse light switch, connect a battery and test lamp to the switch
Select reverse, release the locknut and rotate the switch until the light just comes on;
then rotate the switch 180° in a clockwise direction and tighten the locknut.
To finish the rebuild, fit the bell housing, the clutch release bearing and support sleeve,
the withdrawal lever and slipper pads and the pivot pin. The box can now be refitted to
One final point, after filling the box with oil, fit a new fibre washer to the filler
plug, and tighten the plug to the correct torque.