REASSEMBLY - AUXILIARY SECTION (9-SPEED AND RT-8608L MODELS)
AUXILIARY SECTION (9-SPEED MODELS)
A. Reassembly and Installation of Output Shaft and Rear Bearing Assemblies
3. IMPORTANT: Mark any two adjacent teeth on low
range gear and repeat the procedure for the two adjacent teeth directly opposite the first set
marked. A highly visible color of toolmakers is recommended.
1. Secure the output shaft in a vise with threaded end up. For models so equipped, install the stepped washer on shaft large diameter step down (arrow), then install the splined spacer.
2. For 14609 models, install the spacer with large diameter splines down.
4. If previously removed, install the snap ring in low range gear of models so equipped (inset). Install the gear on output shaft, clutching teeth down and engaged with splines of spacer.