CLUTCH RELEASE MECHANISM
Revision: October 2006 2006 Maxima
Installation is in the reverse order of removal.
? Clean old grease and abrasive materials off the grease application areas.
? Apply grease to the specified points as shown.
? Apply approximately 1 mm (0.04 in) thick coat of clutch sleeve grease to withdrawal lever and holder
spring frictional surfaces.
? Apply a coat of clutch sleeve grease to the grooves on contact surfaces of the withdrawal lever ball pin
and inner surface of release bearing; make sure that grease is flush with grooves.
? Apply a thin coat of clutch sleeve grease to release bearing frictional surface. After grease application,
install release bearing. Wipe off excess grease forced out during bearing installation.
? Before installing the manual transaxle to the vehicle, check that each sliding surface slides
smoothly by operating withdrawal lever.
? When assembling, make sure that both ends of the snap
spring touch the end face of the withdrawal lever.
? Be careful with the orientation of the installation.