REAR AXLE ALIGNING ROD REPLACEMENT
THIS WORK PACKAGE COVERS
Tools and Special Tools
Tool kit, general mechanic's (Item 39, WP 0324 00)
Shop equipment, automotive maintenance (Item 21,
Vehicle parked on level ground (TM 10-3930-660-
Parking brake set (TM 10-3930-660-10)
Lifting equipment used for lifting vehicle must be in good condition and of suitable load capacity. Failure to
follow this warning may cause injury or death, or damage to equipment.
With assistance, raise vehicle by the frame so that
weight of vehicle is off aligning rod (1). Do not raise
vehicle off ground.
Support vehicle under frame using stands.
Remove locknut (2) and bolt (3). Discard locknut.
Remove axle aligning rod (1).
Install axle aligning rod (1).
Install bolt (3) and new locknut (2).
Torque bolt (3) to 100 lb-ft (136 Nm).
Raise vehicle and remove stands.
END OF WORK PACKAGE