SERVICE BRAKESHOE REPLACEMENT.
This task covers:
b. Cleaning and Inspection
Wheel removed (para 4-32).
Hub/drum removed (para 4-33).
General mechanics tool kit
Common No. 1 shop set
Rags (Item 10, Appendix E)
Dry Cleaning Solvent (Item 5, Appendix E)
DO NOT handle brakeshoes, brakedrums, or other brake components unless area has been properly
cleaned. There may be asbestos dust on these components which can be dangerous if you touch it
or breathe it. Wear an approved filter mask and gloves. NEVER use compressed air or a dry brush
to clean brake components. Dust may be removed using an industrial-type vacuum cleaner. Clean
dust or mud away from brake components with water and a wet, soft brush or cloth. Failure to fol-
low this warning may result in serious illness or death to personnel.
Remove front shoe spring (7) from front brake-
shoe (4) and anchor pin (3).
Remove rear shoe spring (8) from rear brake-
shoe (2) and anchor pin (3).
Remove washer (1) from anchor pin (3).
Remove handbrake cable (5) from parking
brake link (6).