Porsche 914/4 Specialized Tools - Porsche

 

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There are many additional tools for the Porsche 914/6 cars and Sportomatic transaxles

which are not included here because they do not apply to the Porsche 914/4.

 

Photos and information shown below are from:

the factory Porsche 914 repair manual,

the 1998 Porsche Specialized Tools catalog,

Clymers and Haynes manuals and a few other sources.

 

Some of the tools are no longer available (NLA).

Available tools may be obtained directly through Porsche dealers

and tools with an X in the catalog page order number may be available at Baum Tools Unlimited.

 

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Category

Tool ID

Description

Tool Purpose

Image

Catalog Page

Tool in Use

Engine 

P 2a

Piston pin mandrel

Removes piston wrist pins

(See also Tool VW 207c)

 

 

 

Engine 

P 8a

Piston ring compressor

Compresses piston rings for installation

(See also Tool VW 123d)

 

 

Engine

P 10b

Valve spring gauge

 (914/6-only tool?)

 

 

 

Brakes 

P 30a

Puller

Removes brake discs

 

 

 

Transaxle 

P 37

Drive shaft lock plate

Holds transaxle input shaft while removing hex nut

 

Transaxle  

P 66a

Puller

Removes bushings

 

 

 

Transaxle 

P 69

Stub axle gauge

Installs bushings in transaxle housing

 

 

Engine

P 74

Flat blade driver

Installs and removes wide slotted oil pressure relief valve cover

 

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Brakes 

P 83

Spreader

Retracts brake caliper pistons

 

Brakes

P 84

Piston gauge

Rear brake piston venting clearance gauge

 

 

Brakes

P 86

Extractor hook

Removes brake pads

 

 

 

Brakes 

P 87

Dial gauge holder

(Mount only, no gauge)

With dial gauge, measures brake disc run-out 

 

 

Brakes

P 88

Torx head wrenches

6mm, 8mm

Removes and reinstalls brake caliper bolts

(Is this for 914/6?)

 

 

Engine

P 201

Engine bench mount

Heavy-duty engine or transaxle mount

(Use with VW 313)

 

 

 

Engine

P 206

Valve guide gauge

Measures valve guides

 

 

Engine

P 209

Holder

Holds crankshaft while installing connecting rods

(Is this for 914/6?)

 

 

Engine

P 215

Crankshaft oil seal installer

(Rear)

Installs crankshaft oil seal at flywheel 

(See also Tool VW 191)

 

 

Transaxle 

P 252

Hex socket, 32mm

Assembles gear stack on drive shaft

 

 

 

Transaxle 

P 253

Press plate

Removes gear stack at intermediate plate 

(See also Tool P 353)

 

 

Transaxle

P 254

Driver thrust pieces

(3 parts)

For installing transaxle bearings

 

 

 

Transaxle

P 255

Guide sleeve 

Removes roller bearing from pinion shaft

 

 

 

Transaxle

P 256

Holding plate

Holds drive shaft for removal and installation of collar nut

 

Transaxle 

P 258

Transaxle gauge (with adjusting piece)

 Measures pinion shaft

 

 

Transaxle 

P 259

Clamp & gauge holder

Measures ring and pinion backlash 

 

 

 

Transaxle 

P 260

Holding plate

(shift rod holder)

Holds gear shafts and selector rods when adjusting shift forks

 

 

Transaxle 

P 261

Torque gauge

Measures torque of assembled differential

 

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Transaxle

P 262

 Mandrel

Installs gear lock bushings

 

 

 

Transaxle

P 263

Thrust piece

Removes differential bearings 

 

 

Transaxle 

P 264

Thrust piece

(Same as P 264b?)

Installs tapered roller bearings onto differential

 

 

 

Transaxle 

P 265b

Pressure piece

Installs output flange seal 

 

 

 

Suspension 

P 280b

4-point socket (spanner)

Installs and removes ball joint nuts

 

 

Steering 

P 284c

Alignment fixture

Verifies steering arm dimensional tolerances

 

 

Steering

P 285b

Alignment fixture

Adjusts steering gear bushings

 

 

 

Suspension 

P 286b

Alignment fixture

Verifies front wheel strut dimensional tolerances

 

 

Suspension

P 288b

Alignment fixture

Verifies front control arm dimensional tolerances

 

 

 

Chassis

P 290

Extractor

Used with P290b, removes side door hinge pins

 

 

Chassis

P 290b

Attachment

Used with P290, removes side door hinge pins

 

 

Suspension 

P 297a

Removing mandrel

Removes rear wheel bearing

 

NLA 

 

Suspension 

P 298b

Pressing tool

Installs rear wheel hub into rear axle bearing

 

 

 

Transaxle

P 299

Installing tool

Installs gear shift knob onto shift lever

 

 

Suspension

P 302

Pressure piece

Installs rear wheel bearing

 

 

 

Suspension 

P 303

Clamping jaws

Used with VW 340 - for removing and installing coil springs onto rear struts

 

 

 

Chassis

P 304

Lever

Installs and removes rear trunk lid torsion bars. Photo courtesy of Mark Heard

 

 

Transaxle 

P 353

Remover

 Removes gear clusters from intermediate plate

(See also Tool P 253)

 

 

Transaxle

P 354

Press piece

With a puller, removes reverse intermediate gear 

 

 

 

Transaxle

P 355

Holding plate

Holds input shaft for removing and installing hex nut 

 

 

 

Transaxle 

P 356

Stop plate

Holds axle flanges during removal and installation of stretch bolts 

 

 

 

Transaxle

P 356b

Stop plate

 

Holds axle flanges during removal and installation of stretch bolts 

 

Steering 

P 362

Seal installer

Installs seal in pressure plate (steering rack)

 

 

 

Transaxle

P 369

Seal installer

Installs oil seal at selector shaft 

 

 

 

Transaxle

P 379

Mandrel

Installs shift console bushing

 

 

 

Chassis 

P 860

Door frame template - Right

Aligns door frame chassis parts during assembly

 

NLA 

 

Chassis

P 861

Door frame template - Left

Aligns door frame chassis parts during assembly 

 

NLA 

 

Chassis

P 862

Windshield template

Aligns windshield frame chassis parts during assembly 

 

NLA 

 

Chassis

P 863

Front chassis template

Aligns front chassis parts during assembly 

 

NLA 

 

Engine

P 9222-1

Slotted cylinder head temp sensor socket

Installs and removes cylinder head temp sensor

 

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