24-5. SPRING SEAT REPLACEMENT
This task covers:
General mechanics tool kit:
automotive (Appendix B, Item 11
G, Item 121)
Coil spring removed (para. 6-271.
The replacement procedure for the four spring seats is basically
the same. This procedure covers the right front spring seat.
Remove four locknuts (61, washers (41, capscrews (51, washers (41, two spring brackets (31, and spring
seat (1) from frame rail (21. Discard locknuts (6).
1 b. Installation
Install two spring brackets (3) and spring seat (1) on frame rail (2) with four washers (4), capscrews (51,
washers (4), and locknuts-(62 Tighten locknuts (6) to 260 lb-ft (353 Nom).
coil spring (para. 6-27).