Section III. PRESERVATION AND STORAGE
5-4. INSTALL TRANSMISSION IN CONTAINER
(SHEET 1 OF 2)
Transmissions repaired at General Support level are usually reinstalled in the vehicle. Some-
times a repaired transmission is to be returned to a depot or retained in long term storage.
Proper preparation for packing the transmission in a container is important. The transmission
should be clean and drained of fluid. All appropriate plugs and covers should be installed on all
inlets and outlets.
Install Transmission in Container
TASK 1. INSTALL TRANSMISSION IN CONTAINER
Bar, pry, 15 inch
Extension, 1/2 inch square drive, 6 inch
Handle, socket wrench, 1/2 inch square drive
Hoist, 2-ton minimum capacity
Socket, socket wrench, 1/2 inch square drive, 3/4
Socket, socket wrench, 1/2 inch square drive, 9/1
Universal Joint, socket wrench, 1/2 inch square d
Wrench, combination, 3/4 inch
Wrench, combination, 9/16 inch
Wrench, torque, 0-175 ft-lb
Lifting Sling, 2 leg (19207) 12268037
Dehydrating agent (Item 7, Appendix C)
1 Inspect closure gasket (1) for bends, breaks or
distortion. Replace if necessary.
2 Using 9/16 inch socket and wrench, install six bolts (2),
washers (3) and nuts (4) that hold two brackets (5) to
transmission converter housing (6).
3 Using torque wrench, tighten nuts (4) to 24-28 lb-ft
Go to Sheet 2
Change 1 5-9
Para. 5-4, Task 1