TRANSMISSION LINKAGE MAINTENANCE.
This task covers:
a . Removal
b. Cleaning and Inspection
l Truck on level ground with wheels chocked.
One wave washer
l Dry cleaning solvent
(Item 23, Appendix B)
Genera/ Safety Instructions
l Torque wrench
l Dry cleaning solvent is flammable and
must not be used near open flame.
Use only in a well-ventilated area.
If disconnecting linkage from transmission,
Remove spring clip retainer (5) at upper end of rod (1).
perform step 3.
Remove rod from upper shift lever
(3), Remove bushing (2) and insulator (4) if damaged. Discard bushing and
Position of wave washer (17) should be noted for installation.
While supporting rod (1), remove bolt (18), and wave washer (17). Remove rod and swivel
(1 6). Discard wave washer.
Remove spring clip retainer (11) from lever (19) assembly and remove lever assembly from
transmission lever (10),
Remove lever (19) assembly from bracket (7). Remove bushing (15), washer (14), and spring
(13) from lever assembly.
Remove nut (12) and transmission lever (10) from transmission if damaged. Remove 2 nuts
(8), bolts (6), lockwashers (9), and bracket (7) from frame if damaged. Discard Iockwashers.