Winches, Cranes, and Power Takeoff (PTO) Maintenance Instructions (Cont)
17-11.1. HEAVY-DUTY WINCH CABLE REMOVAL/INSTALLATION (M984E1) (CONT).
Always wear heavy gloves when handling
winch cable. Never let cable run through
hands. Frayed cable can cut hands
(1) Remove two nuts (1) and U-bolt (2) from
drum hub (3).
End of cable is under tension. Use care
when removing from drum. End of cable
can jump out causing personal injury.
(2) Remove cable (4) from drum hub (3).
(3) Remove cable (4) from sheave (5).
(4) Remove cable (4) from fairlead (6).