2 1/2-TON TRUCKS: DUMP BODY AND TAlLGATE
Section I. PRELIMINARY PROCEDURES
b. Before beginning any rustproofing procedures,
remove the handles from the tailgate (see TM 9-2320-
a. Figure 9-1 provides
a reference illustration for
the 2 1/2Ton Dump Truck.
Figure 9-1. 2 1/2-Ton Dump Truck (M342A2),
Section Il. DRILLING AND CLEANING PROCEDURES
(1) Raise the dump body enough to gain access
to the underside of the cab protector.
Unless otherwise indicated, all holes should
be sight drilled and should be 1/2 inch
(2) Drill two holes A in cab protector braces
(1.3 cm) in diameter,
from the underside. Holes are located by measuring
20 1/2 inches (52. 1 cm) from the sides and 17 inches
(43.2 cm) from the front.