8-3. FRONT AXLE ASSEMBLY - REPLACE/REPAIR (Contd)
REMOVE FRAME TILT CYLINDER, TM10-3930-660-20.
REMOVE FRONT DISK BRAKE ASSEMBLIES, PARA. 10-
DISCONNECT AXLE BREATHER HOSE (3) FROM
FRAME BY REMOVING NUT (4), LOCKWASHER (5), AND
CLAMP (6). Discard lockwasher (5).
Wipe area clean around all hydraulic connections to be opened
during removal. Cap oil lines and plug holes after removing lines.
Contamination of the hydraulic system could result in premature
If more than one hydraulic line is to be removed, identify lines to
assure proper installation. Use suitable container to catch any
hydraulic oil that may drain from the system.
DISCONNECT FRONT STEERING CYLINDER
HYDRAULIC SUPPLY HOSES (7).
Weight-of axle assembly is 1,650 lbs. (748kg).
10. USE A FLOOR JACK TO SUPPORT WEIGHT OF
FRONT AXLE ASSEMBLY.
11. REMOVE AXLE PIVOT PIN (11).
a. Remove locknut (8) and retaining capscrew (9). Discard
Note the location and quantity of washer spacers (10) during
disassembly. Keep washer spacers (10) together as a set.
b. Remove axle pivot pin (11) and washer spacers (10).