TOWING PINTLE REPAIR (Sheet 3 of 5)
Using 5/16 inch socket, remove fitting
Using hammer and 3/8 inch punch, remove
staked pin (M) securing latch (N) to
Remove latch (N) and spring (P) from
latch (K) housing.
Slide sleeve assembly (Q) off towing
Using screwdriver, remove screw (R) and
chain and cotter pin (E) from towing pintle
CLEANING AND INSPECTION:
Using 5/16 inch socket, remove fitting (S).
1. Inspect nuts and pintle for excessive 15.
wear or stripping of threads. Replace
Remove any deformed metal from around
cavity from which pin was removed.
Cleaning agent specified is flammable. Use only in well ventilated areas. keep
away from flames, sparks, or heat. Do not smoke while using. Prevent contact
with eyes, mouth, and/or skin. Wear rubber gloves when performing cleaning
Wash lock cavity with dry cleaning sol-
vent and dry with low pressure compressed
1. Place chain and cotter pin (A) in install-
ation position on towing pintle (B).
2. Using screwdriver, install screw (C) securing
chain and cotter pin (A) to pintle (B).
Go on to Sheet 4