Front axle weighs 1,850 lb (839 kg). Support front axle with suitable floor
jack during installation to prevent possible injury to personnel.
l If axle housing was replaced, install front differential carrier assembly (page 5-34).
Procedure is the same for both sides except where noted.
USING SUITABLE FLOOR JACK UNDER EACH END OF AXLE (1), POSITION AXLE (1) UNDER
COAT BOTTOM AND U-BOLT SADDLES OF AXLE STOP (2) WITH ALUMILASTIC.
INSTALL AXLE (1), AXLE STOP (2), TWO U-BOLTS (3), FOUR WASHERS (4), AND FOUR NUTS
(5). TIGHTEN NUTS TO 380-460 LB-FT (515-624 N.m).