TRACK SHOE PAD REPLACEMENT (Sheet 1 of 2)
1-1/8 in. socket with 3/4 in. drive
Ball peen hammer
T-handle with 3/4 in. drive
Torque wrench with 3/4 in. drive (0-600 lb-ft) (0-814 N-m.) or P.D. 704 torque wrench kit
SUPPLIES: Track pad parts kit (5704208)
SPECIAL TOOLS: Track components torquing tool kit (Item 16.3, Chapter 3, Section I)
REFERENCE: TM 9-2350-222-10
PRELIMINARY PROCEDURES: Position tank for easy removal and installation of track
shoe pad (TM 9-2350-222-10)
Apply parking brake TM 9-2350-222-10
Track shoe pads can be removed from T142 tracks. Pads can be
removed with track installed on vehicle or from link (off vehicle).
Using socket with ratchet (or T-handle), remove nut (A). Throw nut away.
Using hammer, drive shoe pad (B) out of link (C). Throw pad away.
Position pad (B) in link (C). Screw nut (A) onto pad (B) stud.
If P.D. 704 torque wrench kit is available, go to step 3. If
not available, do step 2 only.
2. Using torque wrench or torquing tool kit, tighten nut (A) to 260-280 lb-ft (352-379 N-m).
Go on to Sheet 2
14-90.4 Change 5