5-24. EXTENDED DRAWBAR/LIGHT BAR KIT INSTALLATION.
This task covers:
b. Follow-on Maintenance
Tools and Special Tools
Tool Kit, General Mechanic's: Automotive
Adhesive (Item 3, Appendix E)
(Item 50, Appendix J)
Sealing Compound (Item 17, Appendix E)
Drill, Electric, Portable (Item 7, Appendix J)
Sealing Compound (Item 19.1, Appendix E)
Drill Set, Twist (Item 8, Appendix J)
Kit, Extended Drawbar/Light Bar
(Item 20, Appendix I)
Jackstand (Item 24, Appendix J)
Locknut (2) (Item 42, Appendix I)
Lifting Device Minimum Capacity 850 lbs
Wrench, Torque (0 to 600 lb-ft [0-813 N.m])
(Item 62, Appendix J)
Wheels chocked, (Para 2-20)
Air system drained, (Para 2-21)
Drawbar weighs 425 lbs (193 kg). Attach suitable lifting device prior to removal to prevent
possible injury to personnel.
Extended drawbar/light bar kit is used for common bridge transport missions only. This kit
is not intended to be used during normal PLS operations.
Parts removed and not used for extended drawbar/light bar kit are required to convert trailer
back to original configuration.
Support drawbar assembly (1) in level position on jackstand.
Remove two locknuts (2), screws (3), and link couplings (4) from plate (5). Discard locknuts.