INSTALL LCT ACTUATOR ROD END BEARING (AVIM)
Make sure actuator shaft (6) is fully retracted.
Adjust rod end bearing (3). Dimension A
shall be 9-45/64 to 9-3/4 inches for actuator
(145CS114-1) and 9-7/8 to 9-15/16 inches for
for actuator (145CS114-2). Dimension A is
distance between center of rod end bearing (3)
and center of end fitting bearing (7).
Align rod end bearing (3) with end fitting (8).
Engage locking tab (9) on clip (2) with notch (10)
on actuator shaft (6). Make sure flats of rod end
bearing (3) and alignment guide (11) of clip are
Do not allow rod end bearing to turn
when torquing checknut.
Hold rod end bearing (3) with open end wrench.
Torque checknut (1) to 450 inch-pounds. Make
sure locking tab (9) of clip (2) is seated in notch
(10) of shaft (6).
Adjustment of bearing must be exact.
It is difficult to adjust actuator after
installation on helicopter.
Check dimension A. If correct, go to step 8. If not
correct, loosen checknut (1), lift clip (2) and turn
rod end bearing (3) to obtain correct dimension.
Repeat steps 4 thru 6.