FRONT AXLE MAINTENANCE.
Wheel Spindle, Bearings and Seals. (Sheet 4 of 7)
Cleaning solvent contains
prolonged skin contact.
Avoid breathing vapors in
enclosed areas without proper
ventilation. Do not use near
open flame, welding
operations, or other heated
surfaces. If contact with
eyes is made, flush eyes with
water immediately and seek
medical aid at once.
Using a seal installer, lower
items 13 and 12 as an assembly
into container of Trichloroethane
until completely wet.
Position seal (13) and ring (12)
in housing (17). With ring (12)
still wet, use seal installer to
position items 13 and 12 as an
assembly squarely against housing
(17, Figure 5-90).
Install seal (13) and ring (12).
With sudden and even pressure on
the seal installer push to seat
ring (12) under retaining lip of
Measure at points (A thru D), 90
degrees apart with depth rule
gage. Check height from housing
surface to top of seal (13,
Figure 5-91). Differences in
heights between points (A thru D)
must not exceed 0.04 inch.
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