Frame Maintenance Instructions (Cont)
13-15. FRONT INTERMEDIATE GUSSETS REMOVAL/INSTALLATION (M983) (CONT).
Soldier A and Soldier B remove eight locknuts (1) and screws (2).
Pulling device may be required if gusset is difficult to remove.
Soldier A and Soldier B remove right gusset (3).
Some vehicles have quickedge on rear edge of right gusset. Do step (2.1) for these
(2.1) If damaged, remove quickedge (3.1) on right gusset (3).
Soldier A and Soldier B remove four locknuts (4), screws (5), and two left gussets (6).
Soldier A and Soldier B install two left gussets (6) with four screws (5) and locknuts (4).
(1.1) If removed or not previously installed, install quickedge (3.1) on right gusset (3).
Soldier A and Soldier B install right gusset (3) with eight screws (2) and locknuts (1).
Follow -on Maintenance. Install front intermediate crossmember (para 13-14).
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