TOWING OPERATIONS (continued)
1. Disconnect universal joints as follows:
Left and right universal joints are removed the same way. Right side is shown in illustration.
a.Open right and left transmission doors.
b.Maneuver vehicle until all eight screws (2) are accessible.
c.Cut lockwire (5) and remove eight screws (2).
d.Pry final drive flange (1) away from universal joint (4). Move flange (1) toward final drive housing (6).
Universal joints are heavy. Keep hands out from underneath universal joints when they are disconnected.
Failure to do so may result in injury to personnel.
e. Pry universal joint (4) loose from transmission flange (3), and remove universal joint (4) from vehicle.
f. Remove final drive flange (1) from final drive shaft (7).