TIRE REPLACEMENT - CONTINUED
REMOVAL - CONTINUED
Use caution when handling heavy parts. Provide adequate support and use assistance during this 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 result in injury or death.
Weight of tire is 950 lb (635 kg).
Use lifting device and straps to remove tire (5) from wheel assembly.
CLEANING AND INSPECTION
Solvent cleaning compound MIL-PRF-680 Type III is an environmentally complaint 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 result in
serious injury or death. Make sure air stream is directed away from user and other personnel in the area.
To prevent injury, user must wear protective eye protection.
Remove all material from tire mounting surfaces.
Clean all metal parts with solvent.
Make sure rim and flange (1) bead contact surfaces are clean.
Dry all parts with compressed air.
Inspect all parts for damage and replace as necessary.