13-46. M1088 FIFTH WHEEL ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT/REPAIR (CONT)
When removing bolts, continuous removal of
collars is mandatory. Failure to comply will
result in seizing of collar to bolt.
Left and right side of fifth wheel assembly is
removed the same way. Left side shown.
(5) Remove seven collars (10) and bolts (11) from fifth
wheel assembly (12). Discard collars and bolts.
(6) Remove five collars (13) and bolts (14) from fifth wheel
assembly (12). Discard collars and bolts.
(7) Perform steps (5) and (6) on right side of fifth wheel
F i f t h
w h e e l
a s s e m b l y
w e i g h s
approximately 930 lbs (422 kgs). Attach a
suitable lifting device prior to removal.
Failure to comply may result in injury to
personnel or damage to equipment.
Step (8) requires the aid of two assistants.
(8) Remove fifth wheel assembly (12) from vehicle.