4-187. REAR SLIP YOKE REPLACEMENT. (Continued)
c. Install rear propellor shaft
d. Install universal joints (para-
4-188. FRONT DRIVE PROPELLOR SHAFT REPLACEMENT.
This task covers:
Keystone Clamp Pliers
General Mechanics Tool Kit
Universal Joint Removed
(Appendix D, Item 22)
General Safety Instructions
(Appendix D, Item 44)
Transmission in (N) neutral.
Parking brake and micro-brakelock set.
a. Reference mark the relationship of the propellor
shaft (1) to the front axle and the transfer case
b. Disconnect the slip yoke (3) from the front axle
yoke (4) by removing the nuts (5), washers (6),
U-bolts (7), bolts (8), and retainers (9).
Do not pound on the joint to disconnect.
c. Remove the bolts (10) at the flange (2).
d. Remove the boot (11) by releasing the boot
clamps (12) using the Keystone Clamp Pliers.
e. Slide the propellor shaft (1) forward enough to
disengage, then withdraw the propellor shaft (1)
rearward, taking care to avoid dropping cap
assemblies from the yoke ends.