REAR PLANETARY WHEEL ENDS REPLACEMENT
THIS WORK PACKAGE COVERS
Removal, Cleaning, Inspection, Installation
Tools and Special Tools
Tool kit, general mechanic's (Item 39, WP 0324 00)
Shop equipment, automotive maintenance (Item 21,
Lifting device, 200 lb (91 kg) capacity
Rear of vehicle raised 8 in. (20 cm) and supported
under rear axle
Oil, lubricating (Item 33, WP 0323 00)
Rear planetary wheel end drained (WP 0126 00)
Rag, wiping (Item 40, WP 0323 00)
Tire assembly removed (WP 0134 00)
Rear disc brake assembly removed (WP 0249 00)
Mark planetary spider (1) and wheel hub (2) for cor-
rect alignment during installation.
Place a suitable container under planetary wheel end
Use caution when handling heavy parts.
Provide adequate support and use assis-
tance during procedure. Ensure that any
lifting device used is in good condition
and of suitable load capacity. Keep clear of
heavy parts supported only by lifting
device. Failure to follow this warning may
cause injury or death.
Remove sixteen capscrews (3) and sixteen flatwashers
(4) from planetary spider (1).
Place three capscrews (3) in jack screw holes (A) and
tighten to remove planetary spider (1).
Remove planetary wheel assembly.