2006 Arctic Cat ATVs factory service and repair manual, Page 351Get this manual

2006 Arctic Cat ATVs factory service and repair manual, Page 351

Adjust gear backlashAdjust tooth contact pattern I I Assemble the output bevel gear completely KEY IBall Bearings 2Drive
Driven Bevel Gear Shims for Backlash Adjustment Thickness 0.15 mm (0.006 in 0.2 mm (0.008 in0.5 mm (0.020 in0.8 mm (0.031
in1.0 mm (0.039 in 1.2 mm (0.047 in 20Remove the drive bevel gear housing assembly; then clean all oil from the bevel gearsApply
thin even coat of machinist layout dye on the bevel gears21Rotate the driveshaft several revolutions in both directions while
applying resistance to the drive gearNote the drive and coast contact patterns on the bevel gears I NOTE: To decrease backlash,