TM 10-1670-296-20&P 0005 00
Table 1. Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services - continued
ITEM TO BE CHECKED
READY/ AVAILABLE IF:
5 - continued
4. Strike punch with a hammer to
cause 3/32-inch dimple and slight
flow of metal towards the inside
edge of the hole which will then
retain the latch.
5. Repeat the stacking at four
places (90 degrees apart fro
each latch pin).
Re-check for loose pins as
Check that the retainer hook
releases when the latch assembly
adapter is activated.
Inspect latch assembly and identify
dot and arrow marking
misalignment. Ensure upper
retainer nut is tight and flush with
the latch assembly housing.
Manually operate the latch in
accordance with FM 4.20-102 (10-
500-2)/TO 13C7-1-5. Apply thumb
pressure on the catch to overcome
the spring pressure and lift up the
Collapse the linkage manually by
pushing down on top of retainer
hook end. Latch shall relock
manually with dot and arrow aligned.
Refer to WP 0017 00.
See previous page.