TOW BAR HANDLING (CON'T.)
✔ Refer to disabled vehicle's technical manual for proper
towing procedure. Ensure the proper pin assemblies
are in the clevis holes and always be sure the quick
release pins are properly secured.
TOW CABLES AND TOW BARS INSPECTION
Visually inspect tow bar legs for bends and cracks. Inspect
lunette for cracks and bends. Inspect for tow bar pins, clevises,
and locking pins. Inspect tow cables for kinks or broken/frayed
wires. Inspect eyelets for cracks.
The vehicle is not fully mission capable if any of the
following conditions exist:
A. Both tow bars missing or unserviceable.
B. Any bends, cracks, missing pins/locking pins. Lunette
bent or cracked.
C. Cable missing, kinks, bends, or broken/frayed wires.