Mercedes-Benz Truck 2000-05

Halfshaft

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Removal & Installation



  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
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  3. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Wheel
     
    Center axle hold-down bolt (in hub)
     
    Wheel speed sensor
     

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  5. Push the follower joint out of carrier.
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  7. Press the track rod joint out of carrier.
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  9. Pull the axle shaft out of axle shaft flange.
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  11. Press the axle shaft out of axle carrier.
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To install:

  1. Install or connect the following:

    Axle shaft. Torque the nut to 148-175 ft. lbs. (200-240 Nm)
     
    Axle lock ring
     
    Track rod joint. Torque the nut to 41 ft. lbs. 55 (Nm).
     
    Follower joint. Torque the nut to 37 ft. lbs. (50 Nm).
     
    Wheel speed sensor
     
    Center axle hold down bolt. Torque the nut to 361 ft. lbs. (490 Nm).
     
    Wheel
     

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