4-19. TRANSPORT TRUCK WHEEL REPLACEMENT.
This task covers:
Tool Kit, General Mechanics Automotive
12-ton hydraulic jack
This procedure can be performed with
the spreader installed on the transport
truck or with the spreader removed from
the transport truck.
Loosen eight wheel nuts (1).
Using hydraulic jack, support transport
truck axle (2) near wheel being removed.
Raise axle until wheel (3) is off ground.
Remove eight wheel nuts (1).
Remove wheel (3) from bolts
Install wheel (3) on bolts (4).
Install eight wheel nuts (1) finger tight.
Lower hydraulic jack until wheel (3) is on
ground. Remove hydraulic jack.
Tighten eight wheel nuts (1) to 50 Ib-ft in
the pattern shown.