SECTION II. Engine Failure
Availability of engines may become restricted to those found in damaged vehicles.
Basic engines from other vehicles can be modified or configurations rearranged to fit
the vehicle needing the engine. The below listed vehicles all use the 6V 53 series engine.
Basic engines are the same but manifolds, exhaust or cooling systems require different
brackets to fit a particular vehicle. Accessories and brackets must be swapped from
the unserviceable vehicle to make the replacement engine fit another application.
q 3 soldiers
q 2-4 hours
q Lift capability
Remove power pack.
2. Separate engine from power
Inspect and change configuration.
a. Mounting brackets.
c. Air intake horn engine.
d. Engine wiring harness.
4. Reconnect engine to power
5. Reinstall power pack.
Check operation to confirm performance adequacy.
7. Record the BDAR action taken. When the mission is completed, as soon as
practicable, repair vehicle using standard maintenance procedures.