POWERPLANT REPLACEMENT (2D ENGINE) (Sheet 11 of 23)
T h e powerplant weighs more than 8500 pounds. Careless
handling may result in serious injury to personnel or damage
The powerplant may be damaged by bumping against the hull
or by a sudden drop onto the support blocks.
The rear of the powerplant will rise first while the front
remains in place.
When removing powerplant, turret may have to be traversed
t o t h e ri g h t o r l e f t s o p o w e r p l a n t wi l l cl e a r out e r t u r r e t
36. Using hoist, slowly lift powerplant until
rollers (AT) on transmission mounting
brackets (AN) contact lower surfaces of top of
powerplant guides (AL).
Maintain straight, upward lift when lifting powerplant. Move
Keep checking clearances
hoist rearward between lifts.
between powerplant and hull. Rear of powerplant comes out
Go on to Sheet 12