PROPELLER SHAFTS AND UNIVERSAL JOINTS - CONTINUED
REMOVAL - CONTINUED
Propeller shaft yoke
Tip universal cross (10), slide shaft
(1) and mating
yoke (1) out of mating yoke (2), and set
Place shaft (7) in vise with caps, with
yoke (1) facing up and down.
Using hammer and punch, bend locking
plate tabs (4) down.
Four screws (5)
Using 9/16-inch socket and handle,
unscrew and take off.
a. Place wood block against universal
(6) and (8)
cross bottom edge (10), and tap
sharply upward with hammer to force
bearing cap (6) out of yoke (1).
b. Rotate shaft 180 degrees in vise.
c. Using hammer, tap sharply downward to
force cap (8) out of yoke (1).
Tap each side of cross evenly so
cap does not jam sideways.
d. Using pliers, twist off.
Universal cross (10)
Tip forward, and take out.