FRONT AXLE ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT - CONTINUED
REMOVAL - CONTINUED
Use care when lowering axle housing to expose hose. Failure to follow this caution will result in damage to
Carefully lower axle housing (4) until differential lock
air hose (7) is exposed. Loosen retaining nut (8) and
disconnect hose from axle housing. Remove axle
assembly from machine.
Use extreme care when handling heavy parts. Provide adequate support and use assistance during procedure.
Ensure that any lifting device used is in good condition and of suitable lift capacity. Keep clear of heavy
parts supported only by lifting device. Failure to follow this warning may result in death or injury to person-
Axle housing weighs 650 lb (295 kg).
Raise axle assembly to machine until differential lock air hose (7) can be connected to axle housing (4). Tighten retain-
ing nut (8).
Install four nuts (6) on axle housing (3). Repeat for other side of machine.
Install bolt (5) and clip on axle housing (3). Repeat for other side of machine.