FRONT AXLE ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT (CONT)
Use general cleaning methods to clean all parts (page 2-30).
Inspect all parts for wear or damage.
W A R N I NG
Front axle weighs 1,060 lb (481 kg). Support front axle with suitable floor
jack during installation to prevent possible injury to personnel.
Procedure is the same for both sides except where noted.
WITH AXLE (1) INSTALLED AND SECURED ON SUITABLE FLOOR JACK, POSITION AXLE (1)
COAT BOTTOM OF SHIM (2) WITH ALUMILASTIC AND INSTALL SHIM (2) ON AXLE (1) WITH
WIDE END OF SHIM (2) TOWARD REAR OF VEHICLE.