DISASSEMBLY AND ASSEMBLY
FRONT AXLE HOUSING
REMOVE FRONT AXLE HOUSING 3260-C-11
a) remove tires and rims (front)
b) remove front drive shaft
Lift the bucket and put tooling (A) in position
under the lift arms as shown. This will permit
access to the front axle bolts.
Disconnect brake line (1) from the junction box
Fasten straps (2) and hoist to front axle hous-
ing (3) as shown.
Remove nuts (4), the bolts and the washers.
Carefully lower front axle housing from the
machine. The weight of the axle housing is 953
kg (2100 lb.).
INSTALL FRONT AXLE HOUSING 3260-C-12
Fasten straps (1) and hoists to axle housing (2).
Put axle housing (2) into position on the ma-
chine as shown.
Install the bolts, the washers and nuts (4) that
hold the axle housing to the machine. Tighten
the nuts to a torque of 275 ± 35 N·m (200 ±
26 lb. ft.).
Connect brake line (3) to the junction box.
Remove (bleed) the air from the brake system.
Remove tooling (A).
a) install tires and rims (front)
b) install front drive shaft