UNIVERSAL JOINT AND SHAFT MAINTENANCE
THIS WORK PACKAGE COVERS
Tools and Special Tools
TM 5-3895-379-23P, Figure 81
Shop equipment, general purpose (Item 30, WP
Drum assembly removed and disassembled (WP
Wear suitable eye protection during removal of snap rings. Failure to follow this warning may cause injury.
Do not clamp weaker center section of driveshaft. Avoid excessive force when holding driveshaft in a
vice. If shaft or yoke is bent, the driveshaft may vibrate when returned to service.
Procedure is same for both driveshafts.
Scribe marks on yoke and universal joints prior to removal to assure proper assembly and driveshaft