Section III. TROUBLESHOOTING
This section contains troubleshooting information for locating and correcting troubles which
develop in the boat cradle. Each malfunction for an individual component, unit, or system is followed by a list of
tests or inspections which will help you to determine probable causes and corrective actions to take. You
should perform the tests, inspections, and corrective actions in the order listed.
This manual cannot list all malfunctions that may occur, nor all tests or inspections and
corrective actions. If a malfunction is not listed or is not corrected by listed corrective actions, notify your
3-6. Operator/ Crew Maintenance Troubleshooting
For operator/crew maintenance troubleshooting, refer to table 3-2.
Table 3-2. Troubleshooting
TEST OR INSPECTION
DOLLY BINDS OR WILL NOT TRAVEL
Check for released latch hook.
Pull push-pull cable T-handle to release latch hook .
Check the tie-down cable assemblies to see if they are connected.
Remove tie-down cable assemblies.
a. Grasp the turnbuckle handle and turn in a counterclockwise direction until cable is
b. Pull tie hook up and free of the top edge of dolly .
c. Remove the cable assembly.
LATCH RELEASES OR FAILS TO ENGAGE
Check for debris in latching mechanism.
Use a stiff brush or pointed tool and remove debris between the hook latch and link or link
Check if latch hook is engaged to the latch block.
Re-engage the latch.
Push the push-pull cable T-handle in, into engaged position.