INSTALL SWASHPLATE SLIDING SLEEVE BEARING (AVIM)
Apply even coat of adhesive (E43) over scrim
cloth (E326) (4). Do not allow bubbles or lumps
to form. Wear gloves (E186).
Bearing segments are issued as a
set of three, all with the same serial
number. If one segment is damaged,
all three must be replaced.
Install sleeve bearing segments (2 and 3) as
Position three upper segments (2) and three
lower segments (3) in ball spherical bearing
(1). Align center of each segment between
holes (6). The gaps (7) between segments
do not have to be equal but the deviation
between the size of the gaps must be within
0.050 inch tolerance.
Apply pressure to seat each segment (2 and
3). Squeeze out excess adhesive. Make sure
segments do not move.
Wipe excess adhesive from bearing (1). Use
cloth (E120) damp with methyl-ethyl-ketone
(E244). Wear gloves (E186).
Position three retainers (8) in bearing (1).
Install two screws (9) and washers (10)
loosely. Turn retainers clockwise until
retainers hold segments (2 and 3) securely
Torque screws (9) to 15 inch-pounds. Do
not lockwire screws at this time.