GUARD PLATES REPLACEMENT - CONTINUED
Perform following steps to replace each of three guard plates.
If removing all three guard plates, mark plates as "front", "middle", and "rear" to assist in installation.
Loosen, but DO NOT remove, six bolts (1) securing guard plate (3) to underside of tractor frame.
Wood cribbing may be used as a spacer between jack and guard plate as necessary.
Position floor jack under center of guard plate (3) and raise jack until jack contacts plate.
Remove three bolts (1) and washers (2) along LEFT side of tractor frame.
Lower jack slightly and pull guard plate (3) free of three bolts (1) and washers (2) at opposite (slotted) side of plate.
While holding guard plate (3) level on jack, lower jack and remove jack and plate from underneath tractor.
Apply antiseize compound to bolt threads before installation.
Position guard plate (3) so that plate is centered and level on floor jack. Position jack and plate underneath tractor.
Raise jack and push guard plate (3) so that slots of plate align with three bolts (1) and washers (2).
Install three washers (2) and bolts (1) along LEFT side of tractor frame.
Lower and remove jack.
Tighten six bolts (1).
END OF WORK PACKAGE