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oil pan gasket change on a kaw fh500v

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by subs1000w, Jun 6, 2007.

  1. subs1000w

    subs1000w LawnSite Member
    Posts: 160

    im wondering if theres anything special i need to know before i do this or if its real simple like a briggs also what the tourque specs for it are thanks
  2. Restrorob

    Restrorob LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 11,023

    This should "cover" it, Torque at 9 ft.lbs. first then adjust your wrench to 19 ft.lbs. to finish, Also replace the crank seal while your there and make sure the oil pump drive gear meshes with the crank gear properly before tightening.


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