2-99. FRONT AND REAR DRIVE SHAFT REPLACEMENT
This task covers: Removal, Cleaning, Inspection, and Installation
Tools and Test Equipment:
General Mechanics Tool Kit (1, App. E)
Torque Wrench (32, App. E)
Jack Stands (8, App. E) (2 ea.)
Materials / Parts:
Lockwasher, Item 4 (4 ea.)
Locknut, Item 7 (4 ea.)
Lockwasher, Item 10 (4 ea.)
Locknut, Item 13 (4 ea.)
Drive shafts are heavy and awkward.
Enlist the help of an aide when
Place jack stands beneath front drive shaft (1).
Raise stands until they meet drive shaft.
Use care when removing driveshaft
to ensure that tube and yoke do not
separate. Damage to components
Remove front drive shaft (1) from transmission
(2) by removing screws (3) and lockwashers (4).