SIDE BLAST DEFLECTOR REPLACEMENT - CONTINUED
CLEANING AND INSPECTION
Secure all hoses, lines, and electrical harnesses near installation area of side blast deflector. Do not allow
side blast deflector to pinch any hose, line, or electrical harness. Failure to follow this caution will result in
damage to vehicle.
Check installation area of side blast deflector for hoses, lines, and electrical harnesses. If necessary, reposition and
secure components away from side blast deflector installation area.
Use extreme caution when handling heavy parts. Provide adequate support and use assistance during proce-
dure. Ensure that any lifting device used is in good condition and of suitable load capacity. Keep clear of
heavy parts supported only by lifting device. Failure to follow this warning may cause injury or death to per-
Left side blast deflector weighs 178 lb (80.7 kg).
Right side blast deflector weighs 196 lb (89 kg).
Attach and secure lifting device under side blast deflector (11). Move side blast deflector into position under vehicle.
Bolt lengths are not the same. Ensure bolts are installed as tagged.
Install four washers (10) and bolts (9) on rear of side blast deflector (11).
Install washer (2), bolt (1), washer (22), and new locknut (21) on front of side blast deflector.
Install two doubler plates (24), washers (4), bolts (3), washers (20), and new locknuts (19).
Install stud plate (23), cover panel (14), two washers (13), and new locknuts (12) on cover panel (14).
Install doubler plate (24), washer (6), bolt (5), washer (18), and new locknut (17).
Install two washers (8), bolts (7), washers (16), and new locknuts (15).
Install step (TM 2320-364-20).
Connect battery cables (TM 9-2320-364-20).