BRAKE ASSEMBLY MAINTENANCE
Tools and Special Tools
Sealant, Loctite 222 (WP 0170, Table 1, Item 55)
Tool Kit, General Mechanic's (WP 0171, Table 1,
Wrench, Torque, 3/4 Inch Drive Ratcheting, 600 ft-
Tag, Marker (WP 0170, Table 1, Item 68) Qty: 1
Wrench, Torque, Click, Ratcheting 3/8 Inch Drive,
Brake Fluid, Automotive (WP 0170, Table 1, Item
6) Qty: 1
Cap Set, Protective, Dust and Moisture Seal
Rag, Wiping (WP 0170, Table 1, Item 52) Qty: 1
Vehicle parked on level ground (TM
Boom in horizontal position and fully retracted (TM
· The brake linings contain asbestos. Wear protective breather respirator when performing
maintenance on the brake assembly and brake drum.
· Care must be taken when cleaning the brake assembly. Clean the assembly as a whole
by using a solution of hot soapy water. Go over the assembly three times or enough to
be sure it is completely clean to prevent the asbestos fibers from being released into the
air and circulated in the maintenance area.
· DO NOT use compressed air to dry the brake assembly. Let it air dry.
· Failure to follow these warning may cause injury to death to personnel.