Subaru Forester Engine 1999 2000 (13) PDF

6. Cylinder Head
A: REMOVAL
1. RELATED PARTS
1) Remove intake manifold. <Ref. to 2-7 [W3A0].>
2) Remove bolt which installs A/C compressor
bracket on cylinder head. (With A/C model)
3) Remove camshafts. <Ref. to 2-3 [W5A2].>
2. CYLINDER HEAD
1) Remove oil level gauge guide attaching bolt
(left hand only) and oil level gauge guide.
2) Remove cylinder head bolts in alphabetical
sequence shown in figure.
CAUTION:
Leave bolts (a) and (c) engaged by three or four
threads to prevent cylinder head from falling.
S2M1589A
3) While tapping cylinder head with a plastic
hammer, separate it from cylinder block.
4) Remove bolts (a) and (b) to remove cylinder
head.
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5) Remove cylinder head gasket.
CAUTION:
Do not scratch the mating surface of cylinder
head and cylinder block.
6) Similarly, remove right side cylinder head.
B: DISASSEMBLY
1) Place cylinder head on ST.
ST 498267800 CYLINDER HEAD TABLE
2) Set ST on valve spring. Compress valve spring
and remove the valve spring retainer key. Remove
each valve and valve spring.
ST 499718000 VALVE SPRING REMOVER
CAUTION:
Mark each valve to prevent confusion.
Use extreme care not to damage the lips of
the intake valve oil seals and exhaust valve oil
seals.
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6. Cylinder Head

Subaru Forester Engine 1999 2000 (13) Summary of Content

6. Cylinder HeadA: REMOVAL1. RELATED PARTS1) Remove intake manifold. Ref. to 2-7 [W3A0].2) Remove bolt which installs A/C compressorbracket on cylinder head. (With A/C model)3) Remove camshafts. Ref. to 2-3 [W5A2].2. CYLINDER HEAD1) Remove oil level gauge guide attaching bolt(left hand only) and oil level gauge guide.2) Remove cylinder head bolts in alphabeticalsequence shown in figure.CAUTION:Leave bolts (a) and (c) engaged by three or fourthreads to prevent cylinder head from falling.S2M1589A3) While tapping cylinder head with a plastichammer, separate it from cylinder block.4) Remove bolts (a) and (b) to remove cylinderhead.S2M1589A5) Remove cylinder head gasket.CAUTION:Do not scratch the mating surface of cylinderhead and cylinder block.6) Similarly, remove right side cylinder head.B: DISASSEMBLY1) Place cylinder head on ST.ST 498267800 CYLINDER HEAD TABLE2) Set ST on valve spring. Compress valve springand remove the valve spring retainer key. Removeeach valve and valve spring.ST 499718000 VALVE SPRING REMOVERCAUTION: Mark each valve to prevent confusion. Use extreme care not to damage the lips ofthe intake valve oil seals and exhaust valve oilseals.S2M1866A31[W6B0] 2-3SERVICE PROCEDURE6. Cylinder Head