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.