5-43. FORWARD TANDEM AXLE AND DRIVE UNIT-Continued
Remove inner bearing cup (18) from bearing cage
by using a brass drift and hammer to drive bearing cup (18) from bearing cage (13).
Rotate differential carrier assembly (9) in repair stand to bring ring gear (19) to the top. Install a
dial indicator on the flange of the carrier. Put the tip of the indicator against the "drive" side of a
tooth on the ring gear (19). Adjust the dial a indicator to a setting of zero.
Rotate the ring gear (19) slightly in both directions. Record the reading on the indicator for use in
comparison when assembling the differential carrier assembly (9).
Remove five screws (20) and washers (21) and remove pinion cover (22) from differential carrier
Use a holding tool to hold input yoke (23) in a stationery position. Loosen, but do not remove, nut
(24) securing input shaft (25).
Remove seven screws (26) and washers (27) securing cage assembly (28) to differential carrier