Honda Accord: Oil Pump Chain inspection - Engine Lubrication - Engine Mechanical - Honda Accord MK8 2008-2012 Service ManualHonda Accord: Oil Pump Chain inspection

1. Remove the oil pan (see page 7-11).

2. Measure the oil pump chain auto-tensioner rod length. If the length is over the service limit, replace the oil pump chain (see page 8-25).

Oil Pump Chain Auto-Tensioner Rod Length

Service Limit: 13 mm (0.51 in)

3. Install the oil pan (see page 7-30).


3. Install the oil pan (see page 7-30).

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    Oil Pump Chain Replacement
    NOTE: Keep the oil pump chain away from magnetic fields. Removal 1. Remove the drive belt (see page 4-30). 2. Remove the oil pan (see page 7-11). 3. Support the engine with a jack and a wood ...

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