BRAKE SHOE REPLACEMENT/ADJUSTMENT
THIS WORK PACKAGE COVERS:
Removal, Cleaning/Inspection, Installation, Adjustment, Operational Check
Tools and Special Tools
Trestle, Motor Vehicle Maintenance
(Item 38, WP 0178 00)
Tool Kit, Genl Mech (Item 37, WP 0178 00)
Towing vehicle Operator manual
Respirator, Air Filter (Item 23, WP 0178 00)
Adjusting Tool, Brake Shoe (Item 1,
Tire removed (WP 0045 00).
Brake Adjusting Tool Support (Item 1,
Air tank drained (WP 0011 00).
Spring brakes caged (WP 0047 00).
Rag, Wiping (Item 25, WP 0176 00)
Grease, Automotive and Artillery (GAA)
(Item 11, WP 0176 00)
Lockwasher (2) (Item 18, WP 0181 00)
Vent air system before disconnecting airlines. Pressurized air can blow dirt
and debris with sufficient force to cause injury. Safety goggles must be worn
when working with compressed air. Failure to comply may result in injury to
Wheel drum weighs approximately 90 lbs (41 kg). Use the aid of an assistant
to help remove wheel drum. Failure to comply may result in injury to
Brake shoes may be covered with dust. Breathing this dust may be harmful to
your health. Do not use compressed air to clean brake shoes. Wear a filter
mask approved for use against brake dust. Failure to comply may result in
injury to personnel.