CARRIER MAINTENANCE INSTRUCTIONS
Section I. CARRIER WHEELS AND TIRES
198. Spare Wheel and Rack Assembly
a. Removal. Remove the spare wheel and
The carrier uses four 14:00 x 24 tires with
conventional tubes and standard-type liners, mounted on
b. Cleaning and Inspection.
steel spoke-type wheels with dismountable rims.
inspect. Replace defective parts.
c. Installation. Install the spare wheel and
197. Wheel and Tire Assembly
a. Wheel Removal. Remove the wheel as
b. Tires and Tubes.
For tire and tube
199. Wheel Bearings
maintenance instructions refer to TM 9-1870-1.
a. Removal. Remove the wheel bearings as
c. Cleaning and Inspection.
inspect. Replace defective wheels, tires, or tubes.
Note. Do not remove the bearing cups or seal
d. Wheel Installation. Install the wheel as
from the hub to lubricate unless bearing and cup are
Remove, service, and install the
b. Cleaning, Inspection, and Repair. Clean,
inspect, replace or repair defective parts as necessary.
remaining wheels in a similar manner.
c. Installation. Install the wheel bearings as
Note. Replace the remaining wheel bearings
in a similar manner.