REPAIR CARGO RAMP ACTUATING CYLINDER (AVIM)
Liner of bearing must be kept free of
grease and oil. Grease or oil on liner
can result in damage to bearing.
Coat mating surfaces of new bearing (2) and
bushing (3) with grease (E189) or castor oil
Position bearing (2) in bushing (3). Press bearing
into bushing (3) (TM 55-1500-322-24).
Position staking dies (4) on both sides of bearing
(2) so that six restaking indents in bushing (3) will
be equally spaced between six original indents in
bushing. If restaking of bearing will result in more
than 12 indents in bushing, replace bushing.
Stake bushing (3) on both sides at same time, to
depth of 0.020 inch (TM 55-1500-322-24).
Remove cylinder (1) from arbor press.
Check bearing (2) for binding (TM
REPLACE ROD END BEARING
Remove lockwire from nut (5).
Measure and record dimension A, between end
of piston (6) and center of rod end bearing (7).