Ensure any lifting device used is capable of supporting the weight of the
Do not allow the axle to twist or tilt when removing the mounting
Do not attempt to demount or mount tires without proper training. The
high pressures involved can cause tire and rim parts and tools to fly with
explosive force, if proper procedures are not used, causing severe injury
or death to personnel and damage to the crane and surrounding area.
These parts are under spring tension and must be held, or caged when
snap ring is removed.
There may be residual pressure in air lines after air reservoirs are
drained. Wear eye protection when disconnecting air lines to prevent