UNIVERSAL JOINT REPAIR (Sheet 2 of 2)
Turn universal joint over. Repeat steps 5 thru 8 to remove second spider assembly
from coupling plate.
Replace coupling plate and each spider in its entirety if any component within an
assembly is cracked or broken.
Using wrench, replace lubrication fitting (A),
Place coupling plate (B) and either spider
assembly (C) in vise.
Place spider assembly (C) into position on
coupling plate (B).
Using hammer, gently tap spider assembly (C)
and coupling plate (B) into snug fit.
Using hinge handle, install four screws (D).
Using torque wrench, tighten screws (D) to
1 1 5 - 1 3 0 lb-ft. (155-175
Turn universal joint over. Repeat steps 1
Place universal joint on end.
Using slip joint pliers, attach locking wire (E)
to each two adjacent screws (D) (page C-34).
10. Using lubricating oil, oil universal joint
End of Task