4-18. FRONT AND REAR TIEDOWN RING REPLACEMENT.
This task covers:
Tools and Special Tools
Tool Kit, General Mechanic's: Automotive
Sealing Compound (Item 13, Appendix E)
(Item 15, Appendix I)
There are eight front and rear tiedown rings on flatrack. All eight front and rear tiedown rings
are removed and installed the same way.
Removal. Remove screw (1) and shackle (2) from flatrack (3).
Adhesives, solvents and sealing compounds can burn easily, can give off harmful vapors and are
harmful to skin and clothing. To avoid injury or death, keep away from open fire and use in
well-ventilated area. If adhesive, solvent or sealing compound gets on skin or clothing, wash
immediately with soap and water.
Apply sealing compound to threads of screw (1).
Install shackle (2) on flatrack (3) with screw (1).
END OF TASK