TM 55-4920-442-13 & P
3-37. Hub and bearings - Replace (cont.)
Drive inner bearing cup and outer bearing cup into hub until they bottom out in hub.
Insert inner bearing cone into hub and drive new grease seal into hub making certain that seal does not become
cocked in the hub.
Slide tire and hub with bearing cups, inner bearing cone and grease seal installed, on axle shaft or axle and king
pin pivot assembly.
Install outer bearing cone thrust washer and slotted hex nut on axle shaft.
Tighten slotted hex nut while rotating the tire until a noticeable drag is felt. Back off the nut about 1/8 turn to the
nearest cotter pin slot.
cotter pin and bend open end to keep it in place.
Install hub cap.
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