I'm using a 12 Ton Hydraulic Press to press these Bushings out of the Spindle. The Bushings are not a real tight press fit. You can easily do this with the p. Jan 13, So when the big trucks came in for king pin bushing I got the job. The front of the trucks were heavy so what I did was use screw jack with a short round rod that was smaller in dia. than the king pin.
Put the jack under the axle at the king pin.
Then jack the axle up to put the weight of the truck on pushing the king pin out. ROYAL KING PIN KIT A - Ford Spindles MUST FIRST COMPLETELY REMOVE THE PINS AND BRASS BUSHINGS. WITH THE KING PINS REMOVED AND THE PARTS CLEANED, INSPECT THE spindle can be shimmed by removing the King Pin. The front axle center pivot pin or “king pin” on the 2N, 8N, and NAA tractors wears badly over the years from a lack of lube.
It also tends to become bonded tightly in place by rust, especially on the front side, which makes removing it very difficult.
The trick to getting it out fairly easily is Estimated Reading Time: 1 min. Oct 08, When you get close to the pin fitting go a 1/8 turn. Never! Turn the reamer counter clockwise when cutting. Cut thru the bushing, then keep turning clockwise when removing it.
Be sure to buy a reamer with a tapered guide that slides on the reamer. The guide will go into the other bushing to hold the reamer in line with both bushings while you cut.