18-16. FORKS AND WEAR PAD REPLACEMENT
This Task Covers:
a.1 Cleaning and Lubricating
Tools and Special Tools
Compound, Sealing (Item 30, Appendix C)
Tool Kit, General Mechanic's: Automotive
Lubricant, Teflon, Dry (Item 15.1, Appendix C)
(Item 18, Appendix F)
Brush, Nylon, Bristle
Lifting Device, 5 ton (4535.92 kg) capacity
When working under boom, always use
blocks, jackstands or other rigid and
stable supports. Combined weight of
boom and attachment is approximately
6300 lb (2857.63 kg). Failure to
adequately support boom could result in
severe injury or death to personnel.
Both 6K and 10K carriage left and right
forks are removed and installed the same
Position forks (1) flat and just resting on
ground (TM 10-3930-673-10).
Remove two screws (2) and retaining plate
(3) from carriage (4).