REAR BRAKES - CONTINUED
Steps given are typical for right and left front rear and rear rear brakes.
Slack adjuster (7)
Adjusting screw (8)
While slowly turning rear hub, push in
locking sleeve and adjust until a heavy drag
is felt, then back off to allow a slight drag
using 9116-inch box-end wrench.
Push rod (11) and
Start engine to build up air pressure
slack adjuster (7)
Have assistant hold down brake pedal.
Check for 90-degree angle between
push rod and slack adjuster.
If angle Is correct, shut down
engine(TM 5-3805254-10) and task
If angle Is less than 90-degrees,
have assistant release brake pedal
and perform steps 70 thru 74.