2-81. TRAILER CABLE ASSEMBLY REPLACE (WPES-10 AND H-9518-1).
This task consists of:
General Mechanics Tool Kit (Appendix B, Section III, Item 4)
Material Parts Required
Lockwashers (TM 10-4610-241-24P)
Power shut down (Generator Manual)
Trailer Cable disconnected from Towing Vehicle (TM 10-46 10-241-10).
Tagging wires, noting connection points will facilitate installation. Be sure to transfer
tags to replacement parts before discarding defective parts or turning them in to Supply.
Remove six connectors (1) from spring clips of clamps (2).
Separate two halves of six connectors (1).
Remove screw (3) and lockwasher (4) and disconnect ground wire (5) from clamp (2).
Remove nut (7). screw (8) and cable clamp (9).
Remove cable assembly (10) from drawbar (6) of trailer.
Position trailer cable assembly (10) in place on drawbar (6) of trailer.
Secure cable assembly (10) to drawbar (6) with cable clamp (9), screw (8) and nut (7).
Install ground wire (5), lockwasher (4), and screw (3) on clamp (2).
Match halves of six connectors (1) as tagged at removal. Push halves together until they lock.
Push six connectors (1) into spring clips of clamp (2).
Connect trailer cable assembly to towing vehicle and check for proper operation of lights
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