FRONT SPINDLE ASSEMBLY MAINTENANCE - CONTINUED
CLEANING AND INSPECTION
Solvent cleaning compound MIL-PRF-680 Type III is an environmentally compliant and low toxic
material. However, it may be irritating to the eyes and skin. The use of protective gloves and goggles is
suggested. Use in well-ventilated areas. Keep away from open flames and other sources of ignition.
Failure to do so may result in injury or death to personnel.
Clean all removed components with cleaning compound and dry thoroughly.
Inspect for cracks, breaks, gouges or other damage. Replace if damaged.
Install new O-ring (7) on retainer (6).
Install retainer (6) on spindle (2).
Install four bolts (5) and new O-ring (4) to spindle (2).
Use extreme caution when handling heavy parts. Provide adequate support and use assistance during
procedure. Failure to follow this warning may result in injury to personnel.
Spindle weighs 60 lb (27 kg).
Install spindle (2) on axle housing (3) with eight
bolts (1). Tighten bolts to 95 lb-ft (130 Nm), then
turn bolts another 120.
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