REMOVE ENGINE DRIVE SHAFT (Continued)
Do not allow bolts to turn. If bolt turns,
bolts and adapter assemblies can be
If more than one bolt is removed from
each adapter assembly, assembly will
have to be balanced.
Remove one nut (6), washer (7), and bolt (8)
from adapter assembly (9 and 10) at each end
of shaft (1). During removal, hold head of bolts
Exercise extreme caution while lifting
the drive shaft clear of the aircraft.
Nicking and denting the drive shaft or
adapters may result in the need to
replace damaged components.
Lift shaft (1) from between adapter assemblies (9
and 10). Remove shaft.
If shaft (1) will be reinstalled, go to Follow-On
Maintenance. If a riveted shaft will be replaced,
go to step 6 and step 7.
A one-piece shaft can be replaced
independently, without matching