16-16. WEAR PADS REPLACEMENT
This Task Covers:
Tools and Special Tools
Vehicle parked on level ground
Tool Kit, General Mechanic's: Automotive
(Item 23, Appendix D)
Shop Equipment, Automotive Maintenance,
Common No. 2 Less Power
Compound, Sealing (Item 42, Appendix B)
(Item 17, Appendix D)
Tool Kit, Body and Fender Repair
(Item 22, Appendix D)
The amount of boom disassembly
will depend upon location of wear
pads being replaced.
Disassemble inner and intermediate
booms as necessary for wear pad
replacement (Para 16-12) and
Most wear pads have off-center
mounting holes. Note orientation of
wear pads prior to removal.
Some pads have spacers and shims.
Note quantity and locations of these
items before removal.
Remove wear pad which needs
Remove screws (1), lockwashers (2),
washers (3), and wear pads. Discard
Remove and discard inserts (4) with
worn wear pad(s).
b. Cleaning. See Cleaning Instructions