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c. INSTALLATION
TM   9-2320-289-20 8-5. DRUM, HUB, AND WHEEL BEARINGS MAINTENANCE (Con’t). 3. Remove  2  retainers,  if  present,  from  2  wheel  studs  (2),  Evenly  tap  around  edge  of  drum  (1) and  remove  drum.  Press  6  wheel  studs  from  axle  shaft  (4)  as  required.  Discard  retainers. b. CLEANING  AND  INSPECTION WARNING Dry   cleaning   solvent   P-D-680   is   toxic   and   flammable.   Always   wear protective  goggles  and  gloves  and  use  only  in  a well-ventilated    area. Avoid contact with skin, eyes, and clothes and DO NOT breathe vapors. DO  NOT  use  near  open  flame  or  excessive  heat,  The  solvent’s  flash point   is   100°F-138°F   (38°C-59°C).   If   you   become   dizzy   while   using cleaning solvent, immediately get fresh air and medical help. If solvent contacts eyes, immediately wash your eyes with water and get medical aid. DO  NOT  use  a  dry  brush  or  compressed  air  to  clean  brake  shoes  or brake  components.  There  may  be  asbestos  dust  on  brake  shoes  or brake  components  which  can  be  dangerous  to  you  if  you  breathe  it. Brake shoes and brake components must be wet, and a soft brush must be  used.  Failure  to  follow  this  warning  may  result  in  serious  illness  or death  to  personnel. 1. Clean  and  inspect  wheel  bearing  assemblies  (15  and  17).  (See  TM  9-214) 2. Clean  hub  (8)  and  drum  (1  or  9).  Inspect  for  scoring,  pitting,  or  cracks.  Notify  your  supervisor if   scored,   pitted,   or   cracked. TA49724 8-11

 


 

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