TAILGATE RELEASE AIR CYLINDER REPLACEMENT
Tools and Special Tools
Equipment Condition (cont.)
General Mechanic's Tool Kit
Dump body raised and supported on body props
Chassis air system drained (TM 9-2320-363-10 or
Tailgate release control valve lever in
NEVER work under a raised dump body unless it is secured in the raised position
with body props and dump body is EMPTY.
DO NOT disconnect hydraulic lines while engine is running. Engine must be shut
down and dump body fully lowered or supported on body props before lines are
disconnected. Escaping hydraulic fluid under pressure can penetrate the skin.
Failure to comply may result in personnel injury or death.