4-63. REAR SUSPENSION BAR MAINTENANCE (M832 SN J089-001 THRU 159 AND J017-
160 THRU 350 ONLY) (Cont).
Make sure assistant is 8
holding suspension bar
upright. Failure to follow
this warning could result in
injury to personnel.
Have an assistant hold
suspension bar in
Remove eight cotter pins (8) and flat washers
(9) from four straight pins (10) attaching
upper ends of two hydraulic cylinders (12)
and strut assemblies (11) to suspension bar
(1). Discard cotter pins.
Remove four straight pins (10) from two
hydrauliccyiinders (12) and strut assemblies
With the aid of an assistant, lower suspension bar (1) to ground.
Loosen two locknuts (13) and move two machine bolts (15) enough to provide clearance between suspension
bar (1) and square end of each machine bolt (15).
Remove locknut (13) and flat washer (14) from each of two machine bolts (15). Retain locknuts.
Cut off square ends of two machine bolts (15).