Section XIII. MAINTENANCE OF THE WINCH, WIRE REEL AND EARTH MOVING COMPONENTS
(3) Remove the winch as instructed in figure
4-35. Collapsible Wire Reel
a. Removal and Disassembly.
b Installation. Reverse the removal procedures
disassemble the collapsible wire reel by following the
to install the winch.
sequence of index number (1 through 30) assigned to
Loosen adjusting screw lock nut
b. Inspection and Repair.
Turn adjusting screw clockwise to
(1) Inspect all parts for visible signs of wear
increase brake tension or counterclockwise to decrease
tension. Turn the adjusting screw only 1/2 turn at a time
(2) Repair by using replacement parts in lieu
until proper adjustment is achieved.
of worn or damaged parts.
Retighten adjusting screw lock nut after
c. Installation. Install the wire reel by reversing the
correct tension is acquired.
procedures used to remove and disassemble the reel.
4-37. Augers, Bits, and Points
a Inspection. Check augers, bits and points for
excessive wear or defects. Replace as necessary.
(2) Remove hydraulic motor (para 4-22).
accomplished by reversing the installation instructions.
Figure 4-16. Collapsible reel. exploded view.