RESILIENT KINGPIN REPLACEMENT (XM1007).
This Task Covers:
Z Semitrailer uncoupled from towing vehicle (para
Personnel Required: Two
General mechanic's tool kit
Use extreme caution, provide adequate support, and use assistance when handling
heavy parts. Keep clear of heavy parts supported only by lifting device. Failure to follow
this warning may cause serious injury or death to personnel.
Use a suitable support to remove weight from fifth wheel plate (6).
Remove 36 screws (5), Iockwashers (4), and nuts (3). Remove and lower fifth wheel plate (6) from four shock
absorbers (1 and 2). Discard Iockwashers.