3-11. Door Brace Assembly.
This task covers:
General Mechanics Automotive Tool Kit
Sealer (Item 29 or 30, Appendix D)
Cotter Pin MS24665-285
Lubricant (Item 17, Appendix D)
a. Service. Servicing of the door brace assembly consists of lubricating moving parts. Refer to paragraph 3-1
for lubrication instructions.
b. Remove. (figure 3-9)
Remove shoulder screw (1), self-locking nut (2) and flat washer (3) and detach upper brace (4) from
door stop angle (5).
Remove wood screw (6) attaching chain end of chain and pin assembly (7) to door.
If bracket (9) and screws (8) are in good condition and do not require replacement, omit
Remove ten screws (8) attaching bracket (9) to door and remove door brace assembly.
c. Disassassemble. (figure 3-9)
Remove cotter pin (10) from pin of chain and pin assembly (7) and remove chain and pin assembly.
Separate brace from bracket (9).
Push out roll pin(11) and remove catch (12).
Remove shoulder screw (13), self-locking nut (14) and flat washer (15) and separate upper brace (4)
from lower brace (16).