Coat lower bearing outer race (60) with
Install lower bearing outer race (60) in
transfer case rear half (48).
Be careful not to trap hands between
gear assembly and transfer case.
Injury to personnel may result.
Install rear output shaft assembly (61) in
transfer case rear half (48) through lower
bearing outer race (60).
Coat upper bearing race (62) with grease.
Do step (56) if bearing race was
Install upper bearing outer race (62) in
bearing retaining plate (63).
Adhesive-sealant can burn easily,
can give off harmful vapors, and is
harmful to skin and clothing. To
avoid injury or death, keep away from
open fire and use in well-ventilated
area. If adhesive-sealant gets on skin
or clothing, wash immediately with
soap and water.
Coat threads of six screws (64) with
adhesive-sealant (Item 6, Appendix B).
Install bearing retaining plate (63) on
transfer case rear half (48) with six
washers (65) and screws (64). Torque to
88 lb-ft (119 Nm).
Turn transfer case rear half (48) over so
outside surface faces up.
Install screw (66 ) in lower rear output
Lightly tap down on lower rear output
shaft (23) to seat bearings.
Install dial indicator (67) on rear output
Pry up on screw (66).