TM 9-2320-279 -34-2
Frame Maintenance Instructions (Cont)
13-31. PLATE ASSEMBLY 2-INCH (51 MM) KINGPIN REMOVAL/iNSTALLATION (M983)
(1) Install suitable lifting device to plate
(2) Soldier A operates lifting device and
moves plate assembly (1) over
compensator assembly (2) guided by
(3) Soldier A operates lifting device while
Soldier B alines shoes (3) with slots on
both sides of plate (4).
plate (4) and shoes (3) until hole in each
Install roll pin (6) in hole of each hinge
Remove lifting device.
Install two hinge pins (5) through
c. Follow-on Maintenance. Lubricate fifth wheel (LO 9-2320-279-12).
END OF TASK
13-32. PLATE ASSEMBLY 3.5-INCH (89 MM) KINGPIN REMOVAL/INSTALLATION (M983).
This task covers:
c. Follow-on Maintenance
M983 without crane
MOS 63W, Wheel vehicle repairer (2)
TM or Para
Special Environmental Conditions
General Safety Instructions
Level of Maintenance