REMOVE TUNNEL FORWARD CONNECTING LINKS
Aircraft Mechanics Tool Kit, NSN 5180-00-323-4692
Paper Tags (E264)
Medium Helicopter Repairer
Battery Disconnected (Task 1-39)
Electrical Power Off
Hydraulic Power Off
Forward Transmission Fairing Left Work Platform
Opened (Task 2-2)
Tunnel Access Doors Open (Task 2-2)
Safety Blocks (T31) Installed (Task 11-28)
Servocylinder Connecting Links Disconnected (Task
Procedure is same to remove left or
right forward connecting links. Right
forward end at sta. 129.5 and aft end
at sta. 163 are shown here.
If a crack in the connecting link
or second stage bellcrank is
suspected during removal, refer to TM
Tag connecting link (1).
Remove cotter pin (2), nut (3), two washers (4),
and bolt (5) from connecting link (1) and second
stage bellcrank (6).
Remove connecting link (1) from bellcrank (6).