Remove two adapters (55) from each
equalizer beam (1) and Axle No. 2 (28).
With the aid of an assistant, use
transmission jack to remove Axle No. 2
(28) from equalizer beams (1).
Remove spacer (56) from each equalizer
Remove Axle No. 2 (28) from transmission jack.
Axle No. 2 weighs 1,907 lbs (866 kg) (without brake drums). Attach a transmission jack
prior to installation. The axle must be chained to the transmission jack or an out of balance
condition may result. Failure to comply may result in serious injury or death to personnel.
Keep fingers out of beam holes. Failure to comply could result in serious injury to
If installing a new axle, remove and discard brake drum retaining screws.
Position Axle No. 2 (28) on transmission jack and secure with chains.