NOTE : AFTER THE 1/8-INCH "FREE TRAVEL" ADJUSTMENT I S MADE, RECHECK CLUTCH PEDAL "FREE
TRAVEL"' WHICH SHOULD CLOSE THE 1/8INCH GAP.
If this adjustment does not result in approximate measurements as shown, refer to manufacturer's service manual for
internal clutch adjustment or rework as required.
19. Check transmission oil level at 1,000-mile intervals. Gear oil is to be kept even with the filler opening at all times.
Gear oil should be changed after the first 3,000 miles and thereafter at 10,000-mile intervals. Refer to
transmission manual for detailed information and recommendations.
20. Drive axle lubricants should initially be changed before a maximum of 3,000 miles and thereafter at 10,000 mile
Particular attention must be made to magnetic drain plugs.
IMPORTANT: MAGNETIC DRAIN PLUGS LOSE THEIR CAPACITY TO TRAP METAL PARTICLES IF NOT
REPLACED FREQUENTLY BY A CLEAN UNIT.
NOTE : REFERENCE TO AXLE LUBRICATION MANUAL IS IMPORTANT FOR PROPER SERVICE.
21. Universal joints should be inspected for wear at 1,000 mile intervals and lubricated with multi-purpose grease.
22. Front axle knuckle pins, steering cross tube and end assembly and drag link ball sockets should be lubricated
every 1,000 miles with chassis lubricant. Power steering reservoir oil level should be checked at this time.
Frequent inspection for bolt tightness and, rubber deterioration should be made on a safety check basis. Rubber bushings
must be replaced in accordance with manufacturer's service bulletin. Special tools will be required.