Section XIII. FRONT AXLE ASSEMBLY MAINTENANCE
2-101. FRONT AXLE ASSEMBLY INSPECTION
This task covers: Inspection
Tools and Test Equipment:
General Mechanics Tool Kit (1, App. E)
Perform overall inspection of front axle assembly
components in accordance with paragraph 1-24.
Inspect all hydraulic fittings (1) for evidence of
leakage. Tighten hose ends and fittings as
Inspect for evidence of leakage at axle plugs (2).
Tighten plugs as required.
Inspect steering case pivot pins (3) for evidence
of leakage. Check for signs of excessive wear
and evidence of rubbing.
Inspect tie rods (4) for obvious damage. Ensure
tie rod ends are securely fastened. Tighten as
END OF TASK