R E P L A C E R O A D W H E E L
D E S C R I P T I O N
This task covers:
Remove (page 22-7).
Install (page 22-8).
I N I T I A L S E T U P
General Mechanics Tool Kit (Item 30, App D)
See your -10
Road Wheel Lifter (Item 39, App D)
Torque Wrench (Item 96, App D)
Lifting Bar (Item 12, App D)
Carrier on level surface
Engine stopped/shutdown (see your 10)
Self-locking nut, per wheel (8)
Carrier blocked (see your -10)
Track shroud and covers removed (page 22-2)
Release track tension (see your -10)
R E M O V E
(H) Place lifter (1) under road wheel arm (2).
Keep lower tips of lifter in track link just
rearward of wheel being removed.
Loosen eight locknuts (3) on road wheel (4).
Do not remove locknuts.
Remove blocks used to keep earner from mov-
ing (see your - lo).
W A R N I NG
If road wheel lifter slips
while lowering road arm, it
could injure you. Stand
clear before you lower road
Start engine (see your -10). Place gear
selector in R position. Slowly back carrier
until lifter ( 1 ) is vertical and road wheel (4
Stop engine and lock steering laterals
(see your 10).
Block carrier (see your -10),
W A R N I N G
Failure to lock steering lat-
erals and block the road
wheels can allow the carri-
er to move and could result
in injury or death. Always
lock steering laterals and
block road wheels before working on the
Remove eight locknuts (3) and washers (5)
from road wheel (4). Discard locknuts.
Lift track with bar until track clears road
wheel (4). Remove two road wheels.
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