This Task Covers:
a. Rear Shaft Removal
b. Front Shaft Removal
e. Front Shaft Installation
f. Rear Shaft Installation
g. Follow-On Maintenance
Tools and Special Tools
TM or Para
Nose cone removed (if
Grease, automotive, artillery, Item 30, Appendix C
removing front shaft).
MOS 62B, Construction Equipment Repairer (2)
Estimated Time to Complete Task
a. Rear Shaft Removal.
· The slip joints are precisely aligned on the
steering shafts. Ensure alignment is
maintained during maintenance. Do not
· If front steering shaft only requires
replacement, perform Steps b.1 through
b.6 and e.1 through e.5
Loosen four clamps (1) and remove air
cleaner pipe (2) from vehicle.