5-17. AXLE NO. 2 ALIGNMENT (CONT).
Rear tires must be approximately one in. (25 mm) off the floor.
Using a jack, raise rear of trailer (2) and support on two jackstands under suspension hanger assembly (3).
Refer to Para 4-57 and remove tires (4) from Axle No. 2 (5).
Plumb bob is properly
positioned when the tip is almost
touching floor and string is tight.
Tape plumb bob to Axle No. 1.
Hang plumb bob (6) over center mark of
axle No. 1 (7) and mark where it touches