FRONT DRIVE SHAFT REPLACEMENT - CONTINUED
WARN I N G
Use extreme caution when handling heavy parts. Provide adequate support and use assistance during pro-
cedure. Failure to follow this warning may result in injury to personnel.
N OT E
Front drive shaft weighs 40 lb (18 kg).
Attach lifting equipment to front drive shaft (1).
With assistance, remove four bolts (2) and two collars
(3) from yoke (4).
Carefully remove front drive shaft (1) from machine.
CLEANING AND INSPECTION
WARN I N G
Solvent cleaning compound MIL-PRF-680 Type III is an environmentally compliant and low-toxic
material. However, it may be irritating to the eyes and skin. Use protective gloves and goggles. Use in
well-ventilated areas. Keep away from open flames and other sources of ignition. Failure to do so may
result in injury or death to personnel.
Particles blown by compressed air are hazardous. DO NOT exceed 15 psi (103 kPa) nozzle pressure
when drying parts with compressed air. DO NOT direct compressed air against human skin. Make
sure air stream is directed away from user and other personnel in the area. To prevent injury, user
must wear protective goggles or face shield. Failure to follow this warning may result in injury to per-
Clean U-joints and mating surfaces with solvent cleaning compound.
Dry parts with compressed air.
Inspect U-joints for wear, pitting, cracks, or corrosion and replace if necessary.