11-24 FINAL DRIVE
Front Bevel Gears
Remove the drive gear assy as follows.
Pry off the gear case cap [A] with a tool.
Pry open the drive gear nut [A] with a small chisel.
Cam Follower [B]
Unscrew the drive gear nut while holding the drive gear
shaft with the drive shaft holder [C] (special tool).
Front Gear Case [D]
Socket Wrench [E]
Special Tool - Drive Shaft Holder: 57001-1407
Pull off the drive gear shaft [A], the drive gear [B], and
Remove the bearing holder [D] from the gear case.
Remove the drive gear shaft ball bearing [E] using the
bearing driver set.
Special Tool - Bearing Driver Set: 57001-1129
Front Gear Case Assembly
The drive and driven gear are lapped as a set in the fac
tory to get the best tooth contact. They must be replaced
as a set.
Press the drive gear [B] slowly with the driver [A] onto the
Special Tool - Bearing Driver: 57001-382
Non-permanent Locking Agent -
Bearing Retainer Bolts
Torque - Bearing Retainer Bolts: 8.8 N·m (0.9 kgf·m, 78