11. If the pump is equipped with an outboard bearing,
place the shaft end cover in the vise with the mounting
face up. Install the snap ring in the groove to retain the
13. Assemble the channel seals into the grooves in the
thrust plates with the flat side of the seal facing away
from the thrust plate as shown.
12. Grease the new gasket seals and insert them into
14. Gently slip the thrust plate through the gear hous-
the grooves in both sides of all gear housings. Position
ing and into place on the shaft end cover. The channel
the first gear housing over the shaft end cover and dow-
seal mentioned in step 13 should face the shaft end
els. Tap it with a soft hammer until it rests tightly against
cover. The relief groove in the plate should face the out-
the shaft end cover. Be careful not to pinch the gasket
let side of the pump.
seal. Ensure the large rounded core is on the inlet side.