b. Install jam nut (19) on thrust screw (18)
b. Inspect axle housing for damage. Repair
one half distance between both ends.
or replace axle housing.
c. Install thrust screw (18) and tighten firmly
c. Check for loose or damaged studs (43).
against bevel gear (12).
d. Apply liquid adhesive (Item 215, Appendix
d. Loosen thrust screw (18) 1/2 turn to obtain
B) and install studs (43)
correct adjustment of 0.025 to 0.045 in.
(.635 to 1.143 mm) clearance.
e. Apply silicone gasket material to mounting
surface of housing where carrier fastens.
e. Tighten jam nut (19) to 150-190 ft-lbs
18. INSTALL DIFFERENTIAL CARRIER INTO AXLE
Do not use hammer or mallet to
install carrier. Otherwise, damage to
mounting flange and seals could
Dry cleaning solvent P-D680 is toxic
f. Using roller jack, align and carefully push
goggles and gloves and use only in a
carrier into axle housing (31).
well ventilated area. Avoid contact
g. Install four nuts (41) and washers (42).
with skin, eyes, and clothes and do
Tighten nuts hand tight.
not breathe vapors. Do not use near
open flame or excessive heat. The
h. Tighten four nuts (41) two or three turns in
flash point is 100F138F (38-59C).
a pattern opposite each other.
If you become dizzy while using
cleaning solvent, get fresh air
i. Repeat step h until four nuts (41) are
immediately and get medical aid. If
tightened to 150-230 ft-lbs (200-306 Nm).
contact with eyes is made, wash your
eyes with water and get medical aid
j. Install remaining nuts (41) and washers
immediately. Compressed air used
(42). Torque nuts (41) to 150-230 ft-lbs
for cleaning purposes will not exceed
30 psi. Use only with effective chip
guarding and personal protective
k. Install drain plug (40).
equipment (goggles/shield, gloves,
TO TM 5-3810-306-20.)
a. Clean inside of axle housing and mounting
surface where carrier fastens.
20. INSTALL PLANETARY ENDS. (REFER TO PAGE
cleaning solvent and clean, lint-free cloths.
Dry with low pressure compressed air.
(REFER TO TM5 -3810-306-20.)
22. SERVICE AXLE WITH LUBRICANT. (REFER TO