9-6. REAR PLANETARY WHEEL ENDS REPLACEMENT (CONT)
c. Inspection. See Inspection Instructions (Para 2-14).
Assemble spindle (12) parts (21
If removed, install bushing (24) into
wheel bearing spindle (12) until top
of bushing is flush or just below
bottom of bore for seal (25).
Install oil seal (25) to bottom of
spindle bearing spindle (12) bore.
Install wheel bearing spindle (12)
parts (21 through 25).
Apply a thin film of gear lubricating
oil to lips of oil seal (25) and bore of
bushing (24) in wheel bearing spindle (12) bore, and oil seal journal on axle shaft short end.
Inner oil seal and bushing in bore of spindle could be damaged when sliding spindle past
axle splines. Install spindle carefully to avoid damaging bushing inner oil seal. Failure to
do so could cause premature component failure.
Install wheel bearing spindle (12).
Install two shorter screws at two top holes and two screws at bottom two holes on wheel
bearing spindle flange.
Install 10 screws (21), four screws (22), and 14 washers (23) on wheel bearing spindle (12).
Tighten screws (21 and 22) to 150 lb-ft (203.37 N·m).