INSTALL FORWARD LANDING GEAR
Inspect structure for cracks, corrosion, and
distortion. If structure is defective, refer to Task
2-8 for repair. If a crack in the forward landing
gear support structure is suspected, refer to TM
Antiseize compound (E75) may form
toxic vapors if exposed to flame. Use
in well-ventilated area away from open
flame. In case of contact, immediately
flush skin or eyes with water for
at least 15 minutes. Get medical
attention for eyes.
Lubricate thread and shank of attaching bolts (2
and 3) with antiseize compound (E75).
Using a helper, position landing gear (4) on
structure (1) using portable floor hoist.
Install bolt (2), head inboard, with countersunk
washer (5) under bolt head and washer (6) under
Install two lower bolts (3), heads inboard with
countersunk washers (8) and seals (9) under bolt
head, and washer (10) under nuts (11).
Torque nut (7) to 540 foot-pounds. Torque nuts
(11) to 430 foot-pounds.
Remove tiedown chain (11.1).
NO BREAK - WORK HARDER