BACKHOE CONTROL ROD ADJUSTMENT
This task covers:
Tools and Special Equipment:
Backhoe in Three-Point
Shop Equipment, SC 491 O-95 -CL-A74
Toot Kit, SC 5180-90-CL-N26
Backhoe Control Tower
Procedure is the
same for all
Make sure control valve spool is
in neutral position.
Make sure control levers are
e v e n w i t h e a c h o t h e r a n d
centered in opening of cover.
Remove cotter pin (1) and pin (2) from control
rod (3) and control lever (4). Discard cotter
Back off nut (5) and turn clevis (6), as
needed, for proper length.
Temporarily install pin (2) through control rod
(3) and control lever (4).
Temporarily install cover (7) to check for
proper position in opening.
Remove cover (7) and perform steps 1 thru 4,
as needed, for proper adjustment.
When adjustment is complete, remove cover
(7), tighten nut (5), and install new cotter pin
Install backhoe control tower (page