16-9. AIR SPRING AND BRACKET REPLACEMENT
This task covers:
a. Right Air Spring and Bracket Removal
b. Right Air Spring and Bracket Installation
c. Left Air Spring and Bracket Removal
d. Left Air Spring and Bracket Installation
e. Follow-On Maintenance
Cab air springs deflated (TM 9-2320-365-10).
Cab raised (TM 9-2320-365-10).
Tools and Special Tools
Tool Kit, Genl Mech (Item 44, Appendix C)
Wrench, Torque, 0-175 lb-ft (Item 57, Appendix C)
Wrench, Torque, 0-200 lb-in. (Item 58, Appendix C)
Socket Set, Socket Wrench (Item 35, Appendix C)
Rope, Fibrous (Item 53, Appendix D)
Antiseize Compound (Item 63, Appendix D)
Nut, Self-Locking (8) (Item 140, Appendix G)
Nut, Self-Locking (4) (Item 143, Appendix G)
Dispenser, Pressure Sensitive Adhesive Tape
(Item 21, Appendix D)
Vehicle serial numbers 0001 through 3091
were originally equipped with air springs PN
12420795-001/12420795-002. Vehicle serial
numbers 3092 and higher are equipped with
air springs PN 12421438-001/12421438-002.
When air spring replacement is required on a
vehicle equipped with air springs PN
12420795-001/12420795-002, both sides
must be replaced with air springs PN
comply may result in damage to equipment.
a. Right Air Spring and Bracket Removal.
(1) Remove quick release pin (1) from mounting bracket (2).
(2) Remove retaining ring (3) from mounting bracket (2).