RECOVERY VEHICLE, FULL TRACKED: MEDIUM, M88A1
SHIFTING CONTROLS AND LINKAGES ALIGNMENT
Tools and Special Tools
Punches, drive (locating pins) (4) (item 43, WP 0490 00)
Transmission oil pressure checked
Disconnect rear shifting rod from transmission shift lever. Insert 1/8-in.- (3.2 mm-) diameter locating pin in front shift
control lever (point 1) and adjust stud until shifting control is in N (neutral) position.
Insert locating pins in lever at points 2, 3, and 4. Adjust linkage between these points as necessary to permit pinning.
Adjust rear shifting rod until rod clevis holes align with hole in transmission shift lever, when shifting position indicator on
transmission valve body is in N (neutral) position (point 5). Connect rod to lever.
Extend rubber boot to 5-5/8 in. (142.9 mm). Cement rubber boot into bulkhead with adhesive and clamp rubber boot to rod.
Tighten all nuts and remove locating pins. Connect rear shifting rod to transmission shift lever.