- Close the ear portion (A) of the band with a commercially available boot band pincers (B).
- Check the clearance between the closed ear portion of the bands. If the clearance is not within the standard, close the ear portion of the bands further.
- 6.0 mm (0.24 in.) MAX
- 3.0 mm (0.12in. ) MAX
- Install a new set ring onto the set ring groove of the driveshaft (left driveshaft).
- Apply 0.5 - 1.0 g (0.02 - 0.04 oz) of specified grease to the whole splined surface (A) of the right driveshaft. After applying grease, remove the grease from the splined grooves at intervals of 2 - 3 splines and from the set ring groove (B) so that air can bleed from the intermediate shaft.