REPLACE WINCH (M548A1) Continued
Winch weighs more than 400 lbs (181 kg). Use a lifting device with at least 500 lb (227 kg)
capacity to mount winch to prevent personnel injury or property damage.
Use helper and lifting device to mount winch on carrier. Make sure you align rear mounting holes in winch with
mounting holes in carrier bulkhead. If holes do not align, turn nuts (5) on tie rod (6) until holes align. Make sure key (4)
mates with splines in transfer gear case.
Install two plates (1) and four screws (2) inside power plant compartment. Tighten screws to 90 to 110 lb-ft (122-149
Nm) torque. Bend top corners of plates across flats on screw holes.
Place support (3) on winch. Install one screw (4) in each end of support. Tighten screws to 305 to 325 lb-ft (414-441
10. Place guard (5) over safety brake housing and on support (3). Install two washers (6) and two screws (7). Do not tighten
11. Place one plate (8) near end of support (3). Install two screws (9). Install plate and screws on other end of support.
Tighten screws to 90 to 110 lb-ft (122-149 Nm) torque. Bend corners of plates across flats on screw heads.