WHEEL AND TIRE MAINTENANCE
Section I DESCRIPTION AND DATA
This chapter covers maintenance procedures for the wheels and tires, and provides general description and design data.
11-2 DESCRIPTION AND DATA
a. Tires All four tires are identical in size and type (17 50-25 X 12 ply L-2) Recommended inflation pressure is higher for
the front tires (45 psi) than for the rear tires (40 psi), however, because of the additional load on the front end.
b. Wheels The wheels are of four-piece construction, each consisting of a wheel (rim), a flange, a locking ring and an O-
ring The O-ring provides a seal against air leakage The flange, locking ring and O-ring are placed to the inside when wheel
Section II WHEEL AND TIRE MAINTENANCE PROCEDURES
WHEEL AND TIRE MAINTENANCE TASK SUMMARY
Tire - Repair (Refer to TM9-2610-200-14)