TORQUE ROD BUSHING REPLACEMENT (Continued).
If torque rod eyes or spigot caps show visual cracks, they must be discarded
and replaced. If the spigots show visual cracks, contact the supplier (Chalmers
Suspensions International, Inc.) for guidelines.
Oversize replacement bushings are available.
limits on spigots.
Wear Limit for
* Service Bushing
The standard bushing should be used until the spigot diameter is below 2.530
in. (64.262 mm). To determine wear, take two measurements 90 degrees apart
(i.e. "A-A" and "B-B") as shown in the illustration, or measure over visible wear
area. The smaller of the two dimensions is to be taken as the wear limit (ref.
Table 5-1 for values).
is below the minimum dimension shown
5-1, contact Chalmers Suspensions International, Inc. for guidelines.