TRUCK SERVICE MANUAL
Fig. 18 Axle Shaft Lock Ring
Place universal joint on top of axle shaft index end of
axle shaft in splined inner race. Tap end of universal
joint shaft with a soft faced hammer to collapse lock
ring, securing assembly. See Fig. 19.
Fig. 19 Assembling Axle Shaft and Universal Joint
Pack universal joint bell with lubricant.
Trunnion Housing Assembly
Using original shim pack install upper trunnion cap.
Torque retaining nuts to 81 to 95 Newton Meters (60 to
70 ft.lbs). On trunnion housings equipped with steering
lockwashers and retaining nuts. Torque retaining nuts
to 81 to 95 Newton Meters (60 to 70 ft.lbs.). Refer to
trunnion bearing on upper trunnion bearing cup of axle
housing end. Lower trunnion housing into place on axle
housing end indexing upper trunnion pin with upper
Place lower trunnion bearing in bottom of trunnion
housing and align with lower bearing cup. Using
original shim pack install lower trunnion cap. Torque
retaining nuts to 81 to 95 Newton Meters (60 to 70
Fig. 20 Checking Bearing Adjustment
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