4-178. WHEEL END SERVICE.
This task covers:
TM or Para
Tool kit, general mechanic's: automotive
Parking brake set.
Suitable container (capacity 5 gal. [ 19 liters])
General Safety Instructions
Gear oil is slippery. Clean up spilled oil
immediately or injury to personnel may result.
Spilled oil is slippery. Clean up spilled oil
immediately or injury to personnel
This procedure is the same for both
Fill/drain plug must be at bottom
position to drain wheel end.
Place suitable container with a
5 gallon (19 liters) capacity under
wheel end to catch spilling oil.
(1) Remove till/drain plug (1) from wheel
(2) Allow oil to drain completely from wheel