Wheel/tire assembly weighs 350 lbs (159 kg). Use suitable lifting device to lift wheel/tire
assembly and prevent possible injury to personnel.
Wheel/tire must be deflated in a safety cage or personal injury or death may result.
Refer to TM 9-2610-200-14 for
construction of safety cage.
Using lifting device, position wheel/tire
assembly (1) in safety cage.
Remove cap (2) and adapter (3) from valve
Always completely deflate tire
by removing valve core from
valve stem before attempting
demounting operation. After
air has finished exhausting
from valve stem, carefully run
a piece of wire through valve
stem to ensure it is not plugged
and tire is completely deflated.
Failure to comply may result
in injury to personnel.
High air pressure may be
released from valve stem
when valve core is removed.
Stay clear of valve stem after
core is removed. Ensure all
personnel wear suitable eye
protection. Failure to comply
may result in serious injury to
Stand clear of trajectory area
during deflation or personal
injury or death may result.
Using pneumatic tire valve repair tool, remove
valve core (5) from valve stem (4) and
completely deflate tire (6). Discard valve core.