Axles No. 3 and 4 Replacement.
Brake shoes may be coated with dust. Breathing this dust may be harmful to your health.
Do not use compressed air to clean brake shoes. Wear a filter mask approved for use
against brake dust. Failure to comply may result in injury or death to personnel.
Brake assembly weighs 80 lbs (36 kg). Attach suitable lifting device prior to removal to
prevent possible injury to personnel.
Axle No. 3 and 4 brake assemblies are removed the same way. Axle No. 3 is shown.
Matchmark brake assembly and pivot and spindle assembly prior to removal.
Wrap and tape a clean wiping rag around pivot and spindle assembly (2) to protect spindle races.
Attach lifting device to brake assembly (1).
Support brake assembly (1) with lifting device.
With the aid of an assistant, remove 15 locknuts (3) and screws (4) from brake assembly (1).
Remove brake assembly (1) from pivot and spindle assembly (2).
Remove lifting device from brake assembly (1).
Remove rag from pivot and spindle assembly (2).