4-192. REAR SUSPENSION LEAF SPRING AND BUSHING REPLACEMENT (Continued).
d. Remove nut (8) and cotter pins (9) from spring
bracket pins (10) and bolt (11).
e. Remove spring bushing spacer (12). (Spacer may
need to be pressed out.)
f. Slide spring (13) off of brackets (14).
All bolts should be cleaned and lubricated with oil
(Appendix D, Item 37).
Install new bushing spacer (12) in spring (13)
utilizing a press if needed.
Position spring (13) on brackets (14).
Install nut (8) and cotter pins (9) on spring bracket
pins (10) and bolt (11).
Install spring spacer (7) and position auxiliary
spring (5) on brackets (6).
Install U-bolt plate (4), U-bolt (3) and U-bolt nuts
(1) and washers (2).
Torque U-bolt nuts (1) to 145-165 ft-lb (197-224
Remove floor stands and lower vehicle to the