3. Remove the side main bearing cap bolts and main bearing cap boltsEngine Block and Crankshaft. Click to enlarge Engine Block and Crankshaft1 - MAIN BEARING CAP BOLTS2 - LOWER MAIN BEARINGS3 - CRANKSHAFT4 - UPPER MAIN BEARINGS5 - SIDE MAIN BEARING CAP BOLTS4. Remove the main bearing caps.5. When removing the crankshaft, it should be lifted straight out of the engine block. This will prevent any damage to the engine and crankshaft.
For proper main bearing size selection, refer to
MAIN BEARING SELECT FIT CHART.Engine Block MarkCrankshaft MarkMain Bearing Color
WhiteWhiteOrangeWhiteBlackWhiteBlackWhiteWhiteBlackBlackMagenta1. Install upper main bearing shells into engine blockMain Bearing Identification. Click to enlarge Main Bearing Identification2. Lubricate upper main bearing shells with clean engine oil.3. Install the crankshaft.4. Install lower main bearing shells into main bearing capsMain Bearing Identification.