8-6. FRONT PLANETARY WHEEL ENDS - REPLACE (Contd)
Install planetary ring gear (13). It may be
necessary to turn hub bearing nut (14) to
match hole (A) on back of planetary ring gear
(13). Hub bearing nut (14) may be tightened to
match dowel pin (15) with planetary ring gear,
but torque on hub bearing nut (14) should not
exceed 150 lb. ft.
Install sun gear thrust washer (12), sun gear
(11) and new spindle snap ring (9). Tangs on
thrust washer (12) must engage slots in ring
ASSEMBLE PLANETARY SPIDER.
Apply a thin film of gear lubricating oil to bore
of planetary gear (8). Slide planetary gear (8)
and outer thrust washer (7) onto planetary
pinion shaft (6).
Install new snap ring (5) onto planetary pinion
Repeat STEPS a and b for second and third
sets of planetary gears (8), thrust washers (7)
and snap rings (5).
INSTALL PLANETARY GEAR ASSEMBLIES.
Remove dirt, grease or moisture from the
mating surfaces of the spider flange and hub
Dry both surfaces.