5-57. OUTRIGGER BEAMS
This task covers:
Tool Kit, General Mechanics, Automotive
Main Engine Shutdown (see para 2-12.)
(Appendix B, Section III, Item 1)
APU Shutdown (see para 2-16.)
Outrigger Extend/Retract Cylinders Removed
(see para 4-194.)
Butt Splice (Item 27, Appendix E)
Outrigger Jack Cylinders Removed
Tags, Identification (Item 32, Appendix E)
(see para 4-195.)
(1) Tag and cut wiring for outrigger warning lights (1 and 2) at butt splices.
(2) Remove wiring harness and hydraulic hoses from inside of extension beam (3).
Serious injury could occur if heavy equipment is moved/lifted
without sufficient personnel to do the job. Use proper physical
lifting procedures or use a suitable lifting device of dolly. Wear
safety shoes, gloves and other suitable protective clothing. Area
should be clear of other personnel. Serious injury or death can
result from falling objects.
(3) Remove lower half of jacking beam (4) through top of extension beam (3) using hoist.
(4) Using a hoist remove extension beam (3) from side of truck.