13-4. LOWER UNIT MAINTENANCE (VR11) (Cont).
Figure 13-10. Lower Unit Replacement (VR11).
Base plate Is under spring tension. Use care
when releasing pressure on plate. Plate may
spring up and cause injury to personnel.
d. Alternately remove two machine bolts (10) from base
plate (12) approximately ½ in. (13 mm) at a time, until
all spring tension is released.
e. Remove base plate (12), preformed packing (17),
and three springs (14, 15, and 16) from spring hous-
ing (13). Discard preformed packing.
Figure 13-11. Lower Unit Disassembly Bolts
Installation and Removal (VR11).
Refer to Figure 13-12, Lower Unit Lower
Springs Replacement (VR11), for steps c
c. Remove two screws (18) from base plate (12).