APRON ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT - CONTINUED
Use caution when handling heavy parts. Provide adequate support and use assistance during procedure.
Ensure that any lifting device used is in good condition and of suitable load capacity. Keep clear of heavy
parts supported only by lifting device. Failure to follow this warning may cause injury or death.
Weight of apron assembly is 2,025 lb (919 kg).
Attach lifting device to apron assembly (1) and take up slack.
Before raising apron assembly using engine power, make sure bowl remains lowered and parking brake is
applied. Failure to follow this procedure could result in damage to equipment.
Operate engine (TM 5-3805-248-10).
Using engine power, raise apron assembly (1) as high as it will go.
Shut down engine, remove key, turn master disconnect switch off and disconnect battery negative ground.
Before removing apron assembly with hoist and chains, make sure the three chains are in place under the
apron assembly to equally carry the weight of the apron assembly. Failure to follow this procedure can cause
injury or equipment damage.
Using lifting device, raise apron assembly (1) until
chains are tight and lifting device is supporting apron