CHECK VERTICAL STEER PIVOT CLEARANCE
After installation of the drum assembly, the clearance between vertical bushings and vertical
pins must be checked.
Position roller on a hard, level surface. Stop engine and apply parking brake (TM 5-3895-379-10).
Attach base of dial indicator (Figure 11, Item 1) to top of steering pivot housing as shown. Set dial indicator
actuator on top of rear frame.
Set dial indicator (Figure 11, Item 1) to zero.
Put a hydraulic jack under rear frame at pivot assembly.
Raise hydraulic jack to obtain greatest dial indicator (Figure 11, Item 1) reading. Record this dimension.
Figure 11. Vertical Steer Pivot Clearance Check.