3-14. T-Latches and Holders.
This task covers:
General Safety Instructions
General Mechanics Automotive Tool Kit
Drilling creates metal chips which may enter eyes
and cause serious injury. Eye protection is
Sealer (Item 29 or 30, Appendix D)
Goggles (Item 38, Appendix D)
Gloves (Item 12, Appendix D)
The shelter has two T-latches. Replacement procedures are the same for both.
Replace. (figure 3-12)
Drill out four rivets (1) and remove T-latch (2). (Refer to paragraph 3-9a. for rivet removal instructions.)
Remove four screws (3), four flat washers (4), four lockwashers (5) and four nuts (6) and remove latch
holder (7) from shelter wall.
Position latch holder (7) on shelter wall and fasten with four screws (3), four flat washers (4) four
lockwashers (5) and four nuts (6).
Position T-1atch (2) on shelter and fasten with four rivets (l). (Refer to paragraph 3-9a. for rivet
Figure 3-12. T-Latch and Holder Replacement.