FRONT AXLE SPINDLE AND WHEEL BEARINGS REPLACEMENT.
This task covers:
Rotor and caliper mounting bracket
Axle shaft seal
removed. (See paragraph 8-4)
Grease (Item 26, Appendix C)
1985-87 M1009 trucks have a spindle (6) that is 0.25 in. (6.3 mm) longer
than 1984 trucks.
To remove spindle (6), it may be necessary to tap end with plastic or
Grease wheel bearing assembly (5)
and install in spindle (6). Install new
(4) into spindle with
facing outward, Install
spacer (3) onto axle shaft (1 ) with
chamfer toward axle housing. Install
new axle shaft seal (2) with lip facing
Install spindle (6).
lnstall caliper mounting bracket and rotor. (See paragraph 8-4)