TM 5-4210-224-14 & P
4-238. LEAF SPRING AND BUSHING REPLACEMENT. (Continued)
This task covers:
General Safety Instructions
Transmission in (N) neutral.
Parking brake and micro-brakelock set
General Mechanics Tool Kit
Leaf Spring (14071877)
a. Raise the vehicle on a hoist and support the
front axle with a floor jack. Raise the floor jack
until all tension is relieved from the springs.
b. Remove the spring (1) from the frame by
removing the nut (2), washer (3), shackle (4),
bolt (5), bushings (6) and spacer (7).
c. Remove the spring (1) from the hanger (8) by
removing the nut (9), washers (10) and bolt (11).
d. Remove the spring (1) from the axle as follows:
(1) Left Side: remove nuts (12), washers (13),
U-bolts (14) plate (15) and the spacers
(2) Right Side: Remove the bolts (17), nuts
(12), washers (13) U-bolts (14), plate (15)
and the spacers (16).
e. Remove the shackles (4) from the spring (1) by
removing the nut (2), washer (3), bolt (5),
bushings (6) and the spacer (7).
f. Remove the bushing from the spring eye by
placing the spring in a press and pressing out
the bushing using a suitable rod, pipe or tool.