HINT: If replacing either the center flange or intermediate shaft, reassemble them so that the sleeve yoke and propeller shaft yoke are facing in the same direction shown in the figure below.
1. INSTALL CENTER SUPPORT BEARING ON INTERMEDIATE SHAFT
HINT: Install the center support bearing with the cutout toward the rear.
2. INSTALL FLANGE ON INTERMEDIATE SHAFT
(a) Coat the splines of the intermediate shaft with MP grease.
(b) Align the matchmarks on the flange and shaft and place the flange on the shaft.
(c) Using SST to hold the flange, press the bearing into position by tightening down a new nut.
(d> Loosen the nut. (e) Torque the nut again. Torque: 700 kg-cm (51 ft-lb, 69 N-m) (f> Using a hammer and punch, stake the nut.
3. INSTALL PROPELLER SHAFT
Align the matchmarks on the flanges and connect the propeller shaft and intermediate shaft with the four bolts, washers and nuts.
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