This task covers:
Removal (page 2-948)
Installation (page 2-952)
Cleaning (page 2-950)
Adjustment (page 2-954)
Inspection/Replacement (page 2-950)
Gage, depth, tire tread
Front wheel removed (page 2-1168).
Pliers, repair, brake
Front hub and brakedrum assembly removed
Screwdriver, flat-tip, 3/8-inch
Tool, adjusting, brake
Grease, GAA (item 10, appendix C)
Rags, wiping (item 15, appendix C)
Solvent, drycleaning (item 19, appendix C)
Parts of the service brake assembly will be coated with asbestos dust. Breathing this dust may be hazardous
to your health. Use a filter mask approved for use against asbestos dust. Never use compressed air or dry
brush to clean these assemblies. Dust shall be removed using an industrial-type vacuum cleaner with a high-
efficiency filter system.
Steps given are typical for right side and left side front brakes.
Dust shield (1)
Two brakeshoes (2)
Using industrial type vacuum, clean
and brake spider (3)
asbestos dust and dirt.
Change 1 2-948