R E P L A C E S H O C K A B S O R B E R
D E S C R I P T I O N
This task covers:
Remove (page 22-26).
Install (page 22-27).
General Mechanics Tool Kit (Item 30, App D)
Shock Remover (Item 53, App D)
Torque Wrench (Item 97, App D)
Cotter pin (2)
Inner seal (2)
Outer seal (2)
See your -10
Engine stopped/shutdown (see your -10)
Carrier blocked (see your -10)
Track shroud and covers removed (page 22-2)
Remove road wheel for respective shock
absorber (page 22-7)
Remove two cotter pins (1) and nuts (2)
securing shock absorber (3) to hull mount and
road arm. Discard cotter pins.
Remove two shoulder washers (4) and outer
seals (6) from both ends of shock
absorber (3). Discard outer seals.
N O T E
M741A1 does not have Items (1), (4) and
(5) at top of shock absorber. Remove
washer (6) and bearing (7) from shock
Position remover on hull mounting
bracket (8). Hit remover with heavy hammer
to loosen upper end of shock absorber (3).
Remove remover. Remove shock absorber and
inner seal (9) from hull mounting bracket.
Position remover on support arm pin (10).
Hit remover with heavy hammer to loosen
lower end of shock absorber (3). Remove
shock absorber and inner seal (9) from
support arm pin. Discard seal.