Service Repair Manual
325-A FM L 325 325L
Model: 325-A FM L EXCAVATOR 7LM
Configuration: 325, 325L EXCAVATOR 7LM00001-UP (MACHINE) POWERED BY 3116 ENGINE
Disassembly and Assembly
325, 325B and 325L Excavators
Media Number -RENR1178-03
Publication Date -01/09/2000
Date Updated -09/10/2001
Travel Motor - Disassemble
SMCS - 4351-015
Disassembly Procedure For The Travel Motor On CIPI
Undercarriage Arrangements Which Are Based On 325
Track Type Excavators
A. Remove the travel motor. Refer to Disassembly and Assembly, "Travel Motor - Remove" in
Care must be taken to ensure that fluids are contained during
performance of inspection, maintenance, testing, adjusting and repair
of the product. Be prepared to collect the fluid with suitable containers
before opening any compartment or disassembling any component
Refer to Special Publication, NENG2500, "Caterpillar Tools and Shop
Products Guide" for tools and supplies suitable to collect and contain
fluids on Caterpillar products.
Dispose of all fluids according to local regulations and mandates.
1. Thoroughly clean the outside of the travel motor prior to disassembly. Fasten the travel
motor to a suitable holding fixture in a vertical position. The weight of the travel motor is
approximately 71 kg (157 lb).
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2. Put an alignment mark across the head and the body of the travel motor for assembly
purposes. The head must be reinstalled in the head's original position on the travel motor
3. Remove nine socket head bolts (1) and head (2) from the travel motor body.
Note: During the removal of head (2) from the travel motor body, be careful not to damage
the mating surfaces of the components.
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