Remove the intake manifold and gasket.
Loosen, but do not remove the center head capscrew.
Mark the head for orientation during assembly.
Loosen and remove the four corner head capscrews.
Save the capscrews for reuse.
Remove the head, cover, and valve plate assembly and
place it on a clean work surface with the intake valve
If continuing with disassembly of the head,
valve plate, and cover, be sure the work
surface is clean. Grit pushed into the valve
sealing surfaces by setting components on a
dirty surface will cause a malfunction after