EXPANDING AND RETRACTING VAN BODIES (M447, M447C, M749, AND M750)
h. Removing Van Body Side Panels (M447C)
When removing panels, upper edge locks should be released last so that a firm
grip may be maintained on panel. If this procedure is not followed, panels may
be dropped and damaged.
Panels are removed in numerical order, starting at number six, working down to
number one. Upon removal, panels should be immediately packed into storage
chests to prevent damage. Shipping dividers should be placed securely
between panels to limit motion and possible damage to panels.
Loosen and releases locks on sixth side panel, body post, and upper and lower corner locks.
Lift and remove sixth side panel from van body. Store side panel in stowage chest located on front
platform of van.
Repeat steps 1 and 2 to remove side panels five through one.
Repeat steps 1 through 3 to remove side panels on opposite side of van body.
Removing Van Body Curtains (M749, Late Model).
M749 late model van body has one curtain for each side.
Remove curtain mounting bar from lower rear corner of van body by loosening captive mounting
Remove curtain mounting bars from mounting studs along edge of lower folding side door.
Remove curtain from mounting studs along edge of lower side folding door.
Repeat steps 1 through 3 to remove curtain from top folding side door.
Repeat steps 1 through 4 to remove curtain on opposite side of van body.
Fold curtains and store in stowage box.