This Task Covers:
c. Follow-On Maintenance
TM or Para
Bucket in dig position.
Engine shut OFF.
Tools and Special Tools
Electrical master switch OFF.
"Do Not Operate" tag attached
Equipment, suitable lifting
to ignition switch.
Grease, automotive and artillery, Item 30, Appendix C
Estimated Time to Complete Task
MOS 62B, Construction Equipment Repairer
Both tilt linkages are removed and installed in the same way. Right side is shown.
Remove self-locking nut (1), bolt (2), and
washer (3) from pivot arm (4) and tilt
linkage (5). Discard self-locking nuts.
Remove nut (6) and bolt (7) from pivot
Tilt linkages are heavy. Use an appropriate
lifting device and follow safe working
procedures when lifting or moving tilt
linkages. Failure to comply may result in
injury or death to personnel.
Attach suitable lifting device and sling to tilt linkage (5).
Remove pivot pin (8) from tilt linkage (5). Remove tilt linkage.