This task covers:
General Mechanics Tool Kit (App B, Item 1)
Wet wash bin removed (Para 2-36)
Automotive Vehicle Took Kit (App B, Item 3)
Seal and carriage removed (Para 3-25)
Welding Shop (App B, Item 8)
Lock cover removed (Para 2-28)
Gasket (App C, Item 50)
Gasket (App C, Item 51)
Gasket (App C, Item 9)
Adhesive (RTV) (App D, Item 1)
Before removing attaching hardware from front drum, be sure to support front drum. Failure to do
so may result in serious injury to personnel.
Remove two nuts (1), screws (2) and draw band (3) from drum (11).
Remove gasket (4) and discard.
Remove front drum (5).
Be careful when removing basket from drum; basket has sharp edges and may injure personnel.
If replacing basket (10) do substeps below:
Remove two nuts (6) and one bolt (7) from ring (8).
Remove ring (8) and gasket (9) from basket (10).
Tumbler barrel is heavy/difficult to handle. To prevent injury, use two people to lift.
Remove basket (10) from drum (11).
Inspect parts for damage or wear.
Repair consists of basket (10) being straightened and/or welded. Refer to TM 9-237 Welding Theory and