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Correct size for knocking out axle roll pins


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#1 edrach

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Posted 28 February 2010 - 11:56 PM

This is asked so many times that it should be here. I use a 3/16" tool to drive out the roll pins, Craftsman p/n 42885WF if you buy it at Sears.
Knock the pin OUT from the non-bevelled hole side; knock the new pin IN from the bevelled hole side. If it doesn't go in and only 1/2 hole is open, you're 180 degrees out of correct position. Pull the DOJ off and rotate it 1/2 turn and slide it back on the stub axle; the pin will now go in easily.

#2 lostinthe202

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Posted 01 March 2010 - 12:10 AM

+1

3/16" or 5mm pin punch, or Philips screwdriver with a 3/16" shaft or less




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