TM 5-4210-224-14 & P
4-236. SPINDLE REPLACEMENT. (Continued)
vise, placing the high-step diameter in the jaws
and removing the bearing seal (7) and shaft
d. Remove the spacer (8), seal (9), and oil
deflector (10) from the axle shaft.
a. Relubricate the shaft bearing (6) and the spindle
(5) with a high melting point type wheel bearing
grease (Appendix D, Item 15)
b. Install the shaft bearing (6) and the bearing seal
(7) into the spindle (5) by using the driver
handle and bearing installer.
c. Install the oil deflector (10) and seal (9) onto the
axle shaft by placing the seal (9) onto the oil
deflector (10) with the deflector lip toward the
d. Install the spacer (8) onto the axle shaft with the
chamfer points toward the oil deflector (10).
e. Install the spindle (5) onto the steering knuckle
(11) by sliding the spindle over the axle shaft
until it seats on the steering knuckle.
The bolts must protrude through
f. Install the bracket (4), plate (3), washers (2) and
new nuts (1).
g. Torque the nuts (1) to 65 ft-lbs (88 N.m).