d. Inspect shafts at bearing points and seal areas
for rough surfaces and excessive wear.
e. Inspect edges of gear teeth and gear face for
scoring. Stone the face of gears and edge of
f. Inspect roller bearings as outlined for wear,
g. Gaskets should be replaced.
should be replaced.
h. Replace worn or scored wear plates. Inspect
for erosion near the relief hole on bronzed side of
FIGURE 14 Wear Plate Seating Check
gear. Slight gear pattern wear is permissible.
Plates showing erosion path should be replaced.
Check for proper seating of wear plates in
FIGURE 15 Tool Dimensions for Pressing Bearings
k. Install dowel pins in adapter and cover.
l. Support adapter in vise or fixture. Insert
FIGURE 12 Use of India Stone on Gears
FIGURE 16 Assembly of Drive Shaft and Wear Plate
drive shaft in driven gear shaft bearing with long
(drive end) up.
FIGURE 13 Erosion
Place inner wear plate over drive shaft,
cover and in adapter. A rocking motion indicates
making sure the bronzed surface with relief hole is
either a burr or nick on adapter or cover.
j. Lubricate roller bearings with light grease.
Place roller bearing on the drive shaft.
Coat I.D. of bearing bore with white lead. Press
Now assemble the oil seal parts in the following
bearing assembly into bearing bore of adapter and
order: lock washer, back up washer, coil spring,
back up washer, synthetic rubber ring.