Frame Maintenance Instructions (Cont)
13-7. TRANSMISSION SUPPORT REMOVAL/INSTALLATION (CONT).
M983 vehicle has only round spacers.
Spacers may drop from frame rail as soon as
transmission support is loosened.
(6) Remove one locknut (13), screw (14), and two
spacers (15 and 16).
(7) Remove transmission support (12) from
Left and right transmission supports are
installed the same way.
Install hose clips and tie wraps as required.
It may be necessary to wait to install spacers
until vehicle lift bracket assemblies are
installed (para 13-6).
(1) Install transmission support (1) with one
screw (2), locknut (3), and two spacers (4