!.. Note the thickness and number of gaskets when removing the oil pump cover to simplify reassembly.
Note proper orientation of the bushings. Mark lubricating hole.
Use a KUKKO inside puller to remove bushings of oil pump gears from oil pump cover. Place a protector between the puller and the cover to avoid damage to the sealing surface.
Drive bushings into oil pump cover with special tool P 368, making sure that they are properly positioned and fully in. The milled ends of the oil pockets must point towards the pressure chamber or oil pump gears, respectively.
2. Drive bushings into transmission front cover with special tool P 368, making sure that they are properly positioned and fully in. The milled ends of the oil pockets must point towards the pressure chamber or oil pump gears, respectively.
See illustration for exact location.
. Install gaskets in same thickness as noted during disassembly.
4. Install oil pump cover and tighten self-locking nuts cross-wise to specified torque. Keep checking if the pump gears remain free. If necessary, remove cover again and insert gaskets as appropriate.
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