MAIN LANDING GEAR WHEEL AND TIRE REMOVAL/INSTALLATION
This task covers:
Removal. Cleaning. Inspection. Installation.
3.6.2. Initial Setup
Aircraft mechanics tool kit (item 376, App H)
Light duty laboratory apron (item 27, App H)
Chemical protective gloves (item 154, App H)
Adjustable air filtering respirator (item 262, App H)
Tire inflator assembly (item 364, App H)
Nitrogen hand truck (item 398, App H)
15-inch adjustable wrench (item 406, App H)
Grease (item 87, App F)
Wire (item 224, App F)
Attack Helicopter Repairer
Attack Helicopter Repairer/Technical
Parking brakes set
Main landing gear jacked (at one point)
This task is typical for eight-bolt or nine-bolt wheels except as noted.
The eight-bolt wheel has no bearing retainer; therefore the bearing may fall out when wheel is being
removed from axle and must remain in position when wheel is being installed.
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