5-23. SPRING ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT (AXLES NO. 2 AND 3).
This task covers:
c. Follow-On Maintenance
Tools and Special Tools
Tool Kit, General Mechanic's
Locknut (8) (Item 27, Appendix I)
(Item 49, Appendix J)
Locknut (8) (Item 28, Appendix I)
Jackstand (6) (Item 24, Appendix J)
U-bolt (4) (Item 86, Appendix I)
Multiplier, Torque (Item 29, Appendix J)
U-bolt (2) (Item 87, Appendix I)
Socket Set, 3/4 in. (Item 39, Appendix J)
Wrench, Torque (0-600 lb-ft [0-814 N.m])
(Item 62, Appendix J)
Lifting Device Minimum Capacity 8000 lbs
Front wheels chocked, (Para 2-20)
Rear wheels removed (Axles No. 2 and 3),
Bushing, Rubber (Item 10, Appendix I)
Liner Pad (Item 21, Appendix I)
Rear of the trailer weighs approximately 8,000 lbs (3,632 kg). Attach suitable lifting device
prior to lifting or lowering frame to prevent possible injury or death to personnel.
Both rear springs are removed the same way.
Support suspension hanger assembly (1) on jackstands.