LIFT CYLINDER INSTALLATION
EQUIPMENT CONDITIONS: Outriggers fully extended and lowered. (Refer to TM 5-
Swing lock engaged. (Refer to TM 5-3810-306-10.)
1. RAISE AND SUPPORT BOOM.
a. Raise boom enough so lift cylinder (1) end will
be able to be removed from boom mounting
b. Support weight of boom with a suitable lifting
device, (i.e., another crane or overhead hoist).
2. REMOVE LIFT CYLINDER.
a. Remove rod end pivot shaft capscrew (2),
hardened washer (3) and retainer block (4).
b. Block up lift cylinder (1).
Remove shaft (9).
d. Tag and disconnect small equalizer line from lift
cylinder. Plug or cap line and opening.
Failure to remove equalizer line from
lift cylinder will result in both
equalizer line will allow only the
disconnected lift cylinder to retract.
e. Start crane and retract lift cylinder from boom
Disconnect negative battery cable at shunt.
(Refer to TM 5-3810-306-20.)