This task covers:
Tools - Continued
Chocks, wheel (four required)
Wrench, open-end, 1 1/16-inch
Wrench, torque, 314-inch drive
Hammer, ball-peen, 2-lb
0 to 600 ft-lb capacity
Jack, hand, hydraulic, 12-ton capacity
Pliers, diagonal cutting
Pin, cotter (two required)
Socket, 3/8-inch drive, 7116-inch
Lockwasher, clamps to torque rod
Socket, 3/4-inch drive, 1 1/8-inch
Socket, 3/4-inch drive, 1 11/16-inch
Trestle, motor vehicle,
Wrench, open-end, 1 1/8-inch
When jacking vehicle, always block tires and support vehicle with trestles to prevent personnel injury.
This procedure is for front torque rod. The procedure for rear torque rod is similar.
Two front tires (2)
Put chocks firmly in front of and behind
Using jack, lift one side of the axle
(3), slide trestle under, and lower
axle (3) onto trestle.
Repeat for the other side.