9-3. AXLE NO. 1 ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT (CONT).
It may be necessary to tap on
steering arm bracket with
hammer to remove drag link.
With the aid of an assistant, apply
downward pressure and remove drag link
(3) from steering arm bracket (4).
Tie axle end of drag link (3) up out of way
with cable ties.
Driveshafts can weigh up to 100
lbs (45 kg). Properly support
driveshafts when removing
screws. After screws and
brackets are removed, driveshaft
can fall and cause injury to
With the aid of an assistant, support
driveshaft (5) and remove four screws (6)
and two brackets (7) from flange
With the aid of an assistant, remove Axle
No. 1 end of driveshaft (5) from flange
assembly (8) and position driveshaft (5) on
equalizer beams crosstube.