4-80. RADIUS RODS MAINTENANCE.
This Task Covers:
Cleaning and Inspection
General mechanic's tool kit
Two Iockwashers (adjustable radius rod)
Personnel Required: Two (if performing adjustment)
Roadside adjustable radius rod is illustrated.
Curbside radius rod is not adjustable and cannot be disassembled.
Loosen setscrew (3) in each end of radius rod (4).
Remove two nuts (8) from screw (1) at each end of radius rod (4).
Remove screw (l), two outer retainers (7), two bushings (6), sleeve bearing (10), and two flatwashers (5) from
each end of radius rod (4).
Remove radius rod (4) from radius rod bracket (9) and spring holder (2).
Remove two screws (12), nuts (14), Iockwashers
(13), and connectors (11) from radius rod (4),
Remove two setscrews (3) from connectors (11 ).