FINAL DRIVE ASSEMBLY REPAIR (continued).
Inspect bearing (21) and bearing (31) (refer
to TM 9-214). Replace if defective.
Inspect spacer (19) for cracks or distortion.
Replace if cracked or if ends are not smooth.
Apply lubricating oil to all threads prior to assembling.
Install two plugs (30) and screws (29) in housing (5).
Make sure all bearings are free from dirt and foreign material. Failure to do so may
cause damage to equipment.
Apply lubricating oil to all bearings.
Sealing compound can burn easily, can give off harmful vapors, and is harmful to skin
and clothing. To avoid injury or death, keep sealing compound away from open fire
and use it in a weil-ventilated area. if sealing compound gets on skin or clothing, wash
immediately with soap and water.
Apply sealing compound to outside diameter of new shaft seal (32).
install bearing (31), shaft seal (32), cap (26), and new gasket (27) on output shaft (18).
Using arbor press, install output shaft (18) in housing (5).
install cap (26) on housing (5) and secure with eight new lockwashers (25) and eight screws (24). Torque
screws between 35 and 40 ft-lb (47 and 54 Nm).