FRONT AXLE HOUSING REPLACEMENT - 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. Use protective gloves and goggles. Use in
well-ventilated areas. Keep away from open flames and other sources of ignition.
Particles blown by compressed air are hazardous. DO NOT exceed 15 psi (103 kPa) nozzle pressure
when drying parts with compressed air. Use a maximum of 30 psi (207 kPa) when cleaning compo-
nents. DO NOT direct compressed air against human skin. Failure to follow this warning may cause
injury or death. Make sure air stream is directed away from user and other personnel in the area. To pre-
vent injury, user must wear protective goggles or face shield.
Remove all preformed packing material from mounting surfaces.
Clean all parts with solvent.
Dry parts with compressed air.
Inspect all parts and replace if damaged.
Install new preformed packing (4) on front axle housing (5).
Install ball (1) if removed.
Use caution 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 load capacity. Keep clear of heavy
parts supported only by lifting device. Failure to follow this warning may cause injury or death.
Weight of front axle housing is 455 lb (206 kg).
Attach lifting device to front axle housing (5).
Use lifting device to position front axle housing (5) on studs.
Apply anti-seize compound to threads of stud.
Install 22 washers (3) and nuts (2). Tighten nuts to 220 lb-ft (398 Nm).
Remove lifting device.
Install front brake camshaft and slack adjuster (WP 0147 00).
Install shoe assembly (WP 0150 00).
Install final drive (WP 0144 00).
Operate machine to verify correct operation (TM 5-3805-248-10).
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