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FRONT TIMING CHAIN CASE
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Revision: 2005 August 2005 350Z
FRONT TIMING CHAIN CASE PFP:13599
Removal and Installation ABS009YP
NOTE:
? This section describes removal/installation procedure of front timing chain case and timing chain related
parts without removing oil pan (upper) on vehicle.
? When oil pan (upper) needs to be removed or installed, or when rear timing chain case is removed or
installed, remove oil pans (upper and lower) first. Then remove front timing chain case, timing chain
related parts, and rear timing chain case in this order, and install in the reverse order of removal. Refer to
EM-59, "
TIMING CHAIN" .
? Refer to EM-59, "TIMING CHAIN" for component parts location.
? To identify 35
th
Anniversary, refer to GI-52, "Application Item" .
REMOVAL
1. Remove engine cover with power tool. Refer to EM-18, "INTAKE MANIFOLD COLLECTOR" .
2. Remove undercover with power tool.
3. Release the fuel pressure. Refer to EC-94, "
FUEL PRESSURE RELEASE" .
4. Disconnect the battery cable from the negative terminal.
5. Drain engine oil. Refer to LU-10, "
Changing Engine Oil" .
CAUTION:
? Perform this step when engine is cold.
? Do not spill engine oil on drive belts.
6. Drain engine coolant from radiator. Refer to CO-10, "
Changing Engine Coolant" .
CAUTION:
? Perform this step when engine is cold.
? Do not spill engine coolant on drive belts.
7. Remove radiator cooling fan assembly. Refer to CO-21, "
COOLING FAN" .
8. Separate engine harnesses removing their brackets from front timing chain case.
9. Remove drive belts. Refer to EM-14, "
DRIVE BELTS" .
10. Remove power steering oil pump from bracket with piping connected, and temporarily secure it to aside.
Refer to PS-29, "
POWER STEERING OIL PUMP" .
11. Remove power steering oil pump bracket. Refer to PS-29, "POWER STEERING OIL PUMP" .
12. Remove alternator. Refer to SC-21, "
CHARGING SYSTEM" .
13. Remove water bypass hose, water hose clamp and idler pulley bracket from front timing chain case.
14. Remove right and left intake valve timing control covers. (Except for 35
th
Anniversary)
? Loosen mounting bolts in reverse order as shown in the fig-
ure.
? Use seal cutter [SST: KV10111100 (J37228)] to cut liquid gas-
ket for removal.
CAUTION:
Shaft is internally jointed with camshaft sprocket (INT) cen-
ter hole. When removing, keep it horizontal until it is com-
pletely disconnected.
15. Remove left and right valve timing control covers (including magnet retarder and cover) with the following
procedure. (For 35
th
Anniversary)
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Nissan 350Z Workshop Maunual 2005 (15) Summary of Content

FRONT TIMING CHAIN CASEEM-47CDEFGHIJKLMAEMRevision: 2005 August 2005 350ZFRONT TIMING CHAIN CASE PFP:13599Removal and Installation ABS009YPNOTE: This section describes removal/installation procedure of front timing chain case and timing chain relatedparts without removing oil pan (upper) on vehicle. When oil pan (upper) needs to be removed or installed, or when rear timing chain case is removed orinstalled, remove oil pans (upper and lower) first. Then remove front timing chain case, timing chainrelated parts, and rear timing chain case in this order, and install in the reverse order of removal. Refer toEM-59, "TIMING CHAIN" . Refer to EM-59, "TIMING CHAIN" for component parts location. To identify 35th Anniversary, refer to GI-52, "Application Item" .REMOVAL1. Remove engine cover with power tool. Refer to EM-18, "INTAKE MANIFOLD COLLECTOR" .2. Remove undercover with power tool.3. Release the fuel pressure. Refer to EC-94, "FUEL PRESSURE RELEASE" .4. Disconnect the battery cable from the negative terminal.5. Drain engine oil. Refer to LU-10, "Changing Engine Oil" .CAUTION: Perform this step when engine is cold. Do not spill engine oil on drive belts.6. Drain engine coolant from radiator. Refer to CO-10, "Changing Engine Coolant" .CAUTION: Perform this step when engine is cold. Do not spill engine coolant on drive belts.7. Remove radiator cooling fan assembly. Refer to CO-21, "COOLING FAN" .8. Separate engine harnesses removing their brackets from front timing chain case.9. Remove drive belts. Refer to EM-14, "DRIVE BELTS" .10. Remove power steering oil pump from bracket with piping connected, and temporarily secure it to aside.Refer to PS-29, "POWER STEERING OIL PUMP" .11. Remove power steering oil pump bracket. Refer to PS-29, "POWER STEERING OIL PUMP" .12. Remove alternator. Refer to SC-21, "CHARGING SYSTEM" .13. Remove water bypass hose, water hose clamp and idler pulley bracket from front timing chain case.14. Remove right and left intake valve timing control covers. (Except for 35th Anniversary) Loosen mounting bolts in reverse order as shown in the fig-ure. Use seal cutter [SST: KV10111100 (J37228)] to cut liquid gas-ket for removal.CAUTION:Shaft is internally jointed with camshaft sprocket (INT) cen-ter hole. When removing, keep it horizontal until it is com-pletely disconnected.15. Remove left and right valve timing control covers (including magnet retarder and cover) with the followingprocedure. (For 35th Anniversary)SEM728G