Suspension Maintenance Instructions (Cont)
I 14-2. SPRING REMOVAL/REPAIR/lNSTALMTION (CONT). I
a. Front Spring Removal.
Make sure vehicle is securely supported before removing springs. If vehicle falls,
serious personal injury or death may result.
Front and rear springs are removed the same on all models except for M984E 1.
Front spring is shown.
Raise vehicle with suitable lifting device so there is at least 40 in. (102 cm) clearance between
frame and ground.
Position supports under frame.
Lower vehicle on supports.
Position lifting device under equalizer beam (1).
Raise lifting device until weight is off spring (2).