Axle No. 5 weighs 1,905 lbs (865 kg). Attach a transmission jack prior to removal. The
axle housing must be chained to 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
Position transmission lifting device under Axle No. 5 (37) and secure with chain.
With the aid of an assistant, remove
locknut (44), two washers (45) and
screw (46) from each equalizer beam (1).