Section V. GENERAL MAINTENANCE INSTRUCTIONS
2-19. GENERAL MAINTENANCE INTRODUCTION.
This section provides general procedures to be followed for the Unit Maintenance level as specified in the
Maintenance Allocation Chart (MAC). When a special procedure is used, the detailed procedure will be in the section
covering that component.
2-20. GENERAL MAINTENANCE INSTRUCTIONS.
Hoisting Forward Repair System (FRS).
Forward Repair System (FRS) weighs 23,680 (10,741 kg). Attach suitable lifting device
prior to removal or installation to prevent possible injury to personal.
For other than ordinary operation, Forward Repair System (FRS) must be secured and lifted with a crane or
other suitable lifting device. Normally, the FRS is moved onto and off truck or trailer using LHS.
Prepare FRS for loading (TM 9-4940-568-10).
See illustration for view showing sling rings. When lifting a loaded FRS, use appropriate spreader bar
and chains to avoid side contact with FRS.