This task covers:
c. Follow-On Maintenance
Self-recovery winch cable payed out,
Wheels chocked, (TM 9-2320-364-10)
Tools and Special Tools
Tool Kit, General Mechanics: Automotive
(Item 74, Appendix G)
Gloves, Heavy Duty (2) (Item 29, Appendix G)
18-17. SELF-RECOVERY WINCH (SRW) CABLE REPLACEMENT.
Wire cable assembly can become frayed or contain broken wires. Wear heavy leather-
palmed work gloves when handling wire cable assembly. Frayed or broken wires can cause
injury to personnel.
Never let moving wire cable assembly slide through hands, even when wearing gloves. A
broken wire could cut through glove and cause injury to personnel.
Remove wedge (1) and cable end (2) from cable wedge pocket (3) in drum (4).
With the aid of an assistant, route cable end (2) through slot in cable wedge pocket (3).