Procedure is the same for both sides except where noted.
ON LEFT SIDE, REMOVE COTTER PIN (1) AND CASTELLATED NUT (2) AND SET DRAG LINK (3)
ASIDE. DISCARD COTTER PIN.
REMOVE TWO COTTER PINS (4), TWO CASTELLATED NUTS (5), AND TIE ROD (6), DISCARD
W A R N I NG
Front axle weighs 1,060 lb (481 kg). Support front axle with suitable floor
jack during removal to prevent possible injury to personnel.
Make sure front of vehicle is blocked up enough to allow removal of axle.
POSITION SUITABLE FLOOR JACK UNDER CENTER OF AXLE (7) AND SECURE AXLE TO FLOOR
Note position of axle stops during removal to aid in installation.
REMOVE EIGHT NUTS (8), EIGHT WASHERS (9), FOUR U-BOLTS (10), AND TWO AXLE STOPS (11).
LOWER AXLE (7) AND REMOVE FROM VEHICLE.
REMOVE SPACER (12) AND SHIM (13).
REMOVE PIN (14) FROM SPACER (12).
USING LIFTING DEVICE, REMOVE AXLE (7) FROM FLOOR JACK.