Frame Maintenance Instructions (Cont)
13-11. FRONT TANDEM CROSSMEMBER REMOVAL/INSTALLATION.
This task covers:
c. Follow-on Maintenance
Oil, lubricating, Item 31, Appendix C
Ties, cable, plastic, Item 65, Appendix C
MOS 63W, Wheel vehicle repairer (2)
TM or Para
TM 9-2320-279-20 Front brake relay valve
TM 9-2320-279-20 Front cable tensioner
removed. (Optional on
M977, M978, and M985).
TM 9-2320-279-20 Front propeller shaft
TM 9-2320-279-20 Batteries disconnected.
Special Environmental Conditions
General Safely Instruction
Level of Maintenance
Remove hose brackets, clips, and plastic cable ties as required.
There are two models of vehicles. Model A contains a torque rod with no spacers.
Model B uses spacers for torque rod installation. Do steps (1) and (2) for Model A. DO
steps (2.1) thru (2.3) for Model B.
Remove four screws (1), four locknuts (2), and eight washers (3) from torque rod (4).
Remove torque rod (4) and front mounting plate (5).