TOWING PINTLE REPAIR (Sheet 3 of 5)
Using hammer and 3/8 inch punch, remove
staked pin (K) securing latch (L) to latch (J).
10. Remove latch (L) and spring (M) from latch (J)
Slide sleeve assembly (N) off towing pintle
Using screwdriver, remove screw (P) and
chain and cotter pin (E) from towing pintle
CLEANING AND INSPECTION:
Inspect nuts and pintle for excessive wear or stripping of threads. Replace as required.
Remove any deformed metal from around cavity from which pin was removed.
Compressed air used for cleaning
purposes will not exceed 30 psi.
U s e only with effective chip
guarding and personal protective
equipment (goggles/shield, gloves,
Wash lock cavity with dry cleaning solvent
low-pressure compressed air.
Place chain and cotter pin (A) in installation
position on towing pintle (B).
Using screwdriver, install screw (C) securing
chain and cotter pin to pintle (B).
Go on to Sheet 4