M977, M978, M983, M984, AND M985 SERIES TRUCKS (HEMTT)
Section I. PRELIMINARY PROCEDURES
19-1. Component Removal.
a. The HEMTT Trucks discussed in this chapter are
b. Raise door windows to fully closed position. Prior
to rustproofing, the following components must be
removed for access (see TM 9-2320-279-10 and
(1) Door panels access covers,
c. M977 and M985 Series Cargo Bodies. Remove
cargo canvas and bows, if equipped (see TM 9-2320 -
d. M978, M983 and M984 Truck Bodies. There are
no requirements for component removal on the bodies
of these vehicles.
Figure 19-1. HEMTT Vehicles.
Section Il. DRILLING AND CLEANING PROCEDURES
(1) Drill doors if necessary. Six holes A, B, and
C may already exist. Drill holes A on inside of door box
Unless otherwise indicated, all holes should
(2) Drill holes B on bottom of door. Holes B on
be sight drilled and should be 1/2 inch
bottom of door must go completely through box
(1.3 cm) in diameter.
(3) Drill holes C as close to edge of door as