0005387 NUT Caterpillar parts NUT
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Weight: 1 pounds 0 kg.
Remove the M24 bolt.
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Remove the retainer that is located on the top of the blade, near the moldboard.
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(1) Retainer (2) Retainer (3) Retainer
Remove the retainer that is located on the rear of the blade.
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(1) Prybar (2) Pin
Use a prybar (1) and remove the pin (2) from the pin bore.
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(1) Pin (2) Pin
Use the prybar and remove pins (1) and (2) from the pin bores.
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(1) M24 Bolt
Thread the M24 bolt into the block inside the blade.
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Use the prybar and remove the block from the blade.
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Fold the outer section of the blade toward the rear of the machine.
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Install the block into the folded section of the blade. Reinstall the two pins, one pin into the folded section of the blade and the other pin into the stationary section of the blade. Secure the two pins with the two retainers.
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(1) M24 Bolt
Lock the section of the blade into the folded position with the M24 bolt and nut.
Repeat the procedure to move the other section of the blade into the folded position.
In order to fold the blade to the original position, reverse and follow the same procedure.Maintenance Intervals
Refer to table 2 for maintenance intervals for the two foldable blades. Perform the scheduled maintenance at the recommended interval or before the recommended interval. Maintenance intervals may need to be shortened in extreme applications.
Maintenance Intervals for the Foldable Blades
Description     Interval (Service Hours)
""Lubricate the Pins and Pin Bores""     100
""Clean the Pins and Pin Bores""     200
Lubricate the Pins and Pin Bores
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(1) Pins (2) Pin BoresLubricate the two pins (1) and two pin bores (2) on the blade.Note: Use only Cat Multipurpose Grease (MPGL) to lubricate the pins and lubricate the pin bores. MPGL is used for heavily loaded bearings and heavily loaded joints. Cat MPGL is an extreme pressure grease that maximizes the life of Caterpillar equipment. Cat MPGL is National Lubricating Grease Institute (NLGI) No. 2 grade that has operating temperatures of -28 to 149 °C (-18 to 300 °F).Clean the Pins and Pin Bores
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(1) Pins (2) Pin BoresClean pins (1) and pin bores (2) .Note: Use only nonflammable solvent to clean the pins and pin bores.