4-73. TOWING PINTLE REPLACEMENT (Con't).
Inspect towing pintle for ease of operation.
Check for cracks or damaged parts.
Replace worn or damaged towing pintle.
Inspect S-hook (1) and cotter pin (2) for damage.
Replace if damaged.
Lubricate in accordance with Lubrication Chart
Install towing pintle (3) on dolly rear crossmember using slotted nut (4). Do not overlighten slotted nut. Towing
pintle must be free to turn. Secure slotted nut with new cotter pin (5).