This task covers:
b. Cleaning and Inspection
d. Follow-on Maintenance
Tools and Special Tools
Pan, Drain, 4-Gallon (MIL-P-45819)
Lifting Device, Minimum Capacity 350 lb (158.9 kg)
Tool Kit, General Mechanic's: Automotive
If winch cable has to be cut to remove winch assembly, wrap cut end of cable in tape
and secure loose end of cable to prevent it from swinging free during winch assembly
removal. Failure to follow this warning could result in injury to personnel.
To prevent contamination of hydraulic system, cap and/or plug hydraulic lines and
ports after disconnecting lines.
If winch is inoperative, it can be removed only by cutting the cable.
Use a suitable container to catch fluid draining from hoses and fittings. Wipe
up any spillage with a rag.
If winch can
out winch cable (1),
remove winch cable (1) (para 4-38).
cannot be operated to play out winch cable, cut cable (1) close to hook holder (2).