Spicer Speciality Axle Division - Technical Publications
FITTING U. J. UNIT INTO AXLE CASING
Clean o / dia. of oil seal housing and its mating diameter in axle arm (68 & 72) with
Loctite ' Solvent no.7070' or other chlorinated cleaning fluid then apply a bead of Hylomar sealant
completely around oil seal housing mating diameter in axle casing arm (111). (see fig. no 21).
Fig No 21
Fit tool no. E442 to axle casing flange (111) then carefully feed U. J. assembly into position in axle arm,
ensuring correct location of drive shaft in drive head splines and that no damage occurs to oil seal in the
process.Using a soft metal drift (tool No. E562 or similar)carefully tap oil seal housinginto position in
axle arm alternately tapping shaft into position using a hide faced mallet as shown in fig no. 22.
Support tool E442
Fig No 22
Fit U. J. oil seal housing lockscrews (114) into axle arm (111).
Tighten lockscrews to 72 - 80 lbs. ft. (98 - 109Nm.)
Fit oil seal housing locknuts (115) and tighten to secure lockscrews (114) in position.
Fit lubricator hole plug (112).
Manual No. 1785 Issue A
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