REPLACE AUGER FLIGHTS.
This task covers:
b. Clean c. Install
General mechanics automotive tool kit
(Item 54, Appendix E)
Torque wrench (Item 68, Appendix E)
Cleaning cloth (Item 7, Appendix C)
Cleaning solvent (Item 24, Appendix C)
Thread locking compound (Item 12, Appendix C)
Thread locking compound solvent (Item 25, Appendix C)
Hemi auger flights
Quarter auger flights
Teflon flat washers
This procedure applies to auger flights on
both the left and right sides of the paving
machine. For this procedure, only the
auger flights on the right side are shown.
POSITION PAVING MACHINE FOR AUGER
Start up paving machine, and fully raise and
lock screed per TM 5-3895-373-10.
Place 3 in. (76 mm) high blocks of cribbing
directly behind both tracks of paving machine.
Back up paving machine, driving both tracks
squarely onto cribbing.
Fully extend extension screed on side requiring
replacement of auger flight(s) per TM 5-3895-
Open screed travel lock valve per TM 5-3895-
373-10. Lower screed to floor surface.
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