WHEELS AND TIRES
Section I. DESCRIPTION
The solid rubber tires are molded on steel rims. The
Dry cleaning solvent, P-D-680, used to clean
tire assembly is pressed onto the wheel which is secured
parts is potentially dangerous to personnel and
to the axle hub.
property. Avoid repeated and prolonged skin
Do not use near open flame or
excessive heat. Flash point of solvent is 100° F.
Removal and Disassembly
- 138° F. (39° C. - 59° C.).
Remove the assembled wheels and tires (TM
Refer to figure 10-1 and press the tires (1)
Cleaning and Inspection.
from the wheels (2).
Clean drive wheel and metal base of tire
assembly with cleaning solvent P-D-680 and dry with
Inspect drive wheel tires for wear, cracks and
separation from metal base.
Inspect drive wheels for cracks, breaks, and
elongated mounting holes.
Discard damaged parts.
Reassembly and Installation
Refer to figure 10-1 and press the tire (1) onto
the wheel (2).
Install the tire and wheel assembly (TM 10-
Figure 10-1. Wheel and Tire, Exploded View.