(1) Clearance light cables (M127 and M127A1)
(a) Disconnect connector shell (2) from
(b) Twist one part of connector counter-
clockwise and withdraw from other
(c) Remove grommet from connector
shell (2) and pull cable out of shell.
(d) Repeat this procedure for connectors
at the clearance lights.
(e) Release cables where attached to frame
with clips, and draw cable out of
grommets (3) in frame members.
crossmember (M127 and M127A1)
(2) Intervehicular cable receptacles and wiring (all models) (figs. 2-22, 2-25 and 2-27).
(a) To remove wiring with receptacles, remove all clearance light cables. Refer to para. (1) above
for M127 and M127A1.
(b) Remove attached connectors from clips near taillights and disconnect cables by twisting one
part of connector counterclockwise and withdrawing from mating part (fig. 4-11, step 1).
(c) Remove grommet and bushing from connector shell and pull cable out of shell. Remove other
connectors in similar manner.
(d) Release cables where attached to rear of crossmember.
(e) Remove four nuts and screws which secure receptacles (fig. 2-4) to front crossmember and
withdraw receptacles. Cables can be drawn through grommets in crossmembers and with-
drawn with receptacles.
(3) Body side cable 12-volt and 24-volt receptacles and wiring (M128 and M129 Series) (figs. 2-25
(a) TO remove the two body cable receptacles, remove attached connectors from clips near the
(b) Disconnect cables by twisting one part of connector counterclockwise and withdrawing from
(c) Remove grommets from connector shells and pull cables out of shells.
(d) Disconnect ground cables where attached to side of right longitudinal frame rail.
(e) Disconnect body cable plugs from receptacles. Remove four nuts, washers and screws secur-
ing each receptacle to longitudinal frame rail and withdraw receptacle.
(f) Cables can be withdrawn with receptacles.
b. Repair. Receptacle pins, receptacle sockets, and terminals are always soldered to ends of wires or cables.
All are replaced in essentially the same manner.
(1) Intervehicular cable receptacles and wiring (all models) (figs. 2-22, 2-25 and 2-27).
(a) Insert the terminal ends of cables in opening in front crossmember and thread through
grommets in succeeding crossmembers.