11-79. TRIPOD HEAD MOUNTING BRACKET REPLACEMENT
This task covers:
M966, M966A1, M1036, M1045, M1045A1,
M1045A2, M1046, M1046A1
General mechanics tool kit:
l Rear end of cargo shell door raised
automotive (Appendix B, Item 1)
c Tailgate lowered (TM 9-2320-280-10).
Three locknuts (Appendix G, Item 58)
On M1045, M1045A1, M1045A2, M1046, and M1046A1 models, there is an
additional washer between the wheelhouse and the wheelhouse armor.
1. Remove three locknuts (7), washers (6), and plate assembly (5) from wheelhouse (8). Discard
2. Remove three capscrews (1), washers (2), tripod head bracket (3), and three spacers (4) from
1. Install three spacers (4) and tripod head bracket (3) on wheelhouse (8) with three washers (2) and
2. Install plate assembly (5) on wheelhouse (8) with three washers (6) and locknuts (7). Tighten
locknuts (7) to 6 lb-ft (8 Nom).
FOLLOW-ON TASKS: . Raise and secure tailgate (TM 9-2320-280-10).
l Close cargo shell door (TM 9-2320-280-10).