Replace the Washer Shock Absorbers
Ensure that all electrical power is shut off and disconnected before proceeding. The
Circuit Breaker box should be locked by personnel following this procedure. Serious
injury or death can result from electrocution if proper safety precautions are not observed.
The washer is extremely heavy. Use caution when lifting and blocking the washer, and
do not allow unnecessary personnel in the immediate area while it is being moved.
Serious injury or death may result if safety precautions are not observed.
The washer is a large, heavy piece of machinery being moved out of a confined space.
Before removal and installation, remove or protect any equipment that might be damaged
by the washer on its way in or out.
The washer is equipped with three shock absorbers. Replace shock absorbers as a set
1. Remove the bolts retaining the left front panel (Figure 3, Item 3) and the right front panel (Figure 3,
Item 4), and remove both panels.
Do not proceed with this task unless the drum is fully supported by the shipping brackets.
Failure to support the drum may result in serious injury to personnel.
3. Support washer drum (Figure 3, Item 5) with shipping brackets. Refer to TM 10-3510-226-10 as
necessary for information on installing the shipping brackets.