REAR AXLE DIFFERENTIAL MAINTENANCE (ALL EXCEPT M1009) (Cont).
CLEANING AND INSPECTION
l Dry cleaning solvent P-D-680 I
S toxic and flammable. Always wear
protective goggles and gloves and use only in a well-ventilated area.
Avoid contact with skin, eyes, and clothes and DO NOT breathe vapors.
DO NOT use near open flame or excessive heat, The solvents flash
point is 100°F-138°F (38°C-59°C). If you become dizzy while using
cleaning solvent, Immediately get fresh air and medical help, If solvent
contacts eyes, immediately wash your eyes with water and get medical
Compressed air used for cleaning purposes should never exceed 30 psi
(207 kPa). Use only effective chip guarding and personnel protective
equipment (goggles/shield, gloves, etc.). Failure to follow this warning
may result in serious injury to personnel.
If major components (e.g. spider assembly or driven clutch assemblies)
show excessive wear or damage, the entire no-spin unit should be
replaced. If any part is replaced, mating parts should also be replaced as
they are probably also damaged. Failure to follow this caution may result
in a recurrence of original problem.
Clean all components in dry cleaning solvent and dry with compressed air.
Clean and inspect side bearings in accordance with TM 9-214,