4-248. HUB AND DRUM ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT (Continued).
c. Use wheel bearing nut wrench to remove adjusting
nut (4) from housing tube. Remove thrust washer (5)
from housing tube.
d. Pull hub and drum assembly straight off axle
e. Remove and discard oil seal.
a. Using a high melting point EP bearing lubricant
(Appendix D, Item 25) liberally pack bearings
and apply a light coat on the inside diameter of
the hub bearing contact surface and outside
g. Install wheel assembly (paragraph 4-203).
diameter of axle housing tube.
h. Lower vehicle.
b. Ensure inner bearing oil seal (6), axle housing
oil deflector, and inner bearing race (7) and oil
seal are positioned properly.
c. Install hub and drum assembly on axle housing,
while exercising care to ensure oil seal is not
damaged or other internal components are not
d. Install thrust washer (5) so that tang on inside
diameter of washer is in keyway on axle
e. Install adjusting nut (4) and complete the
installation by adjusting bearing following
f. Install rear axle shaft (paragraph 4-247).