This Task Covers:
c. Follow-On Maintenance
Tools and Special Tools
TM or Para
Vehicle prepared for servicing (Do
not install FEL maintenance arm).
Estimated Time to Complete
MOS 21J, Construction Engineer Operator (2)
Some belly plates weigh more than 50 lb. (23 kg). Use the aid of an assistant when removing larger
belly plates. Failure to comply may result in injury or death to personnel.
If engine is running while belly plates are removed, stay clear of air drier discharge. Skin
embolisms and/or debris in eyes can occur from released pressure. Failure to comply may result in
injury to personnel.
All belly plates are removed and installed in the same way.
Using ratchet/breaker bar and socket, remove
bolts (1), flat washers (2), spring washers (3), and
carefully lower belly plate (4).
Clean holes and surface of belly plate (4)
using a rag.
Vehicle must be taken to Unit maintenance
to have spring washers replaced at first
opportunity. Failure to comply may result in
damage to equipment.
Using ratchet/breaker bar and socket, carefully raise belly plate (4) and install with spring washers (3), flat
washers (2), and bolts (1).