Suspension Maintenance Instructions (Cont)
Apply rust preventive to both ends of center bushings (2).
Apply rust preventive to both ends of center cross tube (4).
Keep hands and feet away from heavy parts while lifting. Equalizer beam can
cause injury to personnel if dropped.
Soldier A and Soldier B install two equalizer beams (3) on center cross tube (4) with suitable
Spacers must be centered in equalizer beam. Damage to spacers can result if not
centered when positioning equalizer beams on axle.
M984E1 does not use spacers in equalizer beams.
Install two spacers (5) in each equalizer beam (3).
d. Follow-on Maintenance. Install equalizer beams (para 10-6 or 10-6.1).
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