18-13. FRAME TILT CYLINDER REPLACEMENT
This Task Covers:
Tools and Special Tools
Compound, Anti-seize (Item 7, Appendix C)
Tool Kit, General Mechanic's: Automotive
Tags (Item 39, Appendix C)
(Item 18, Appendix F)
Cap and Plug Set (Item 3, Appendix F)
Vehicle leveled (TM 10-3930-673-10)
Position wood blocks between both rear
frame tilt stop pads (1) on rear axle (2).
Remove base pivot pin (3) from frame tilt
cylinder (4) and vehicle frame (5).
Use care when removing snap and
retaining rings. Snap and retaining rings
are under spring tension and can act as
projectiles when released and could cause
severe eye injury.
Remove retaining ring (6) from base pivot
With aid of assistant, support frame tilt
cylinder (4) and remove base pivot pin
Retract frame tilt cylinder (4).
Start engine (TM 10-3930-673-10) and
retract frame tilt cylinder (4) by moving
frame control joystick to right.
Shut off engine (TM 10-3930-673-10).