TIRE AND WHEEL INSTALLATION
TOOLS: General mechanics tool kit: automotive (5180-00-177-7033)
Lifting device (2-ton (1812 kg) capacity)
EQUIPMENT CONDITIONS: Outriggers fully extended and lowered. (Refer to TM 5-3810-306-10.)
Each wheel assembly (tire and rim)
weighs approximately 1631 pounds
(740 kg) and is mounted on planetary
hub with 24, 3/4-16 UNF, grade 8 lug
nuts and washers.
REMOVE TIRE AND WHEEL.
Remove twenty-four nuts (2) and washers (3).
Using suitable lifting device, remove tire and
wheel assembly (1).
INSTALL TIRE AND WHEEL (1).
Position tire and wheel assembly on axle.
Do not lubricate the wheel studs or
Install twenty four washers (3) and nuts (2).
Tighten nuts until they are snug, rotating wheel
so nut being tightened is in top position.
Torque nuts to 300-330 ft-lbs (41.5 45.6 kgm) in
RAISE AND RETRACT OUTRIGGERS. (REFER
TO TM 5-3810-306-10.)
END OF TASK