5-43. FORWARD TANDEM AXLE AND DRIVE UNIT-Continued
Move the differential carrier to bring ring gear (19) facing toward the front. Use a hammer and
punch and match mark position of bearing caps (53) on legs of differential carrier.
Use a hammer and a drift and remove the lock pins (54) from the bearing caps (53).
Engage a T-bar wrench or equivalent tool in the adjusting ring (55) and loosen, but do not remove
adjusting rings (55).
Remove four screws (56) and washers (57) and remove bearing caps (53) and adjusting rings (54)
Serious injury could occur if heavy equipment is moved/lifted
without sufficient personnel to do the job. Use proper physical
lifting procedures or use a suitable lifting device or dolly. Wear
safety shoes, gloves and other suitable protective clothing. Area
should be clear of other personnel. Serious injury or death can
result from falling objects.
Use a lifting device and lifting sling and remove main differential case and ring gear (19) assembly
Remove bearing cups (58) from carrier.