Suspension Maintenance Instructions (Cont)
14-2. SPRING REMOVAL/REPAIR/lNSTALLATION(CONT).j
Remove two setscrews (10) from saddle cap (11 ).
Soldier A removes four nuts (12) and washers (13) while Soldier B holds four screws (14).
Remove two screws and washers from saddle cap (11).
Make sure vehicle is sufficiently supported before removing springs. If vehicle
falls, it will cause serious injury or death.
Raise vehicle with suitable lifting device so there is at least 46 in. (117 cm) clearance between
frame and ground.
Position supports under frame.
Lower vehicle onto supports.
Attach suitable lifting device to spring (1).
Soldier A and Soldier B remove spring (1).
Remove saddle cap (11), two screws (14) and washers (13) from spring (1).