SLACK ADJUSTER REPLACEMENT.
This task covers:
Clevis pin kit
General Safety Instructions:
Tool kit, mechanics general,
Make sure brakes are caged prior to
performing maintenance on slack adjusters.
To avoid injury to personnel or damage to equipment, make sure brakes are
caged prior to performing maintenance on slack adjusters.
Using snap ring pliers, remove snap ring (6) and flat washer (5) from camshaft (7).
Turn adjusting screw (4) counterclockwise to release tension on slack adjuster (8).
Back off 1-1/4 in. slack adjuster nut (2) until it separates from slack adjuster clevis (3).
Loosen 15/16 in. locknut (1).
Slide slack adjuster (8) off camshaft (7).