DATA PLATES REPLACEMENT.
This task covers:
Tools and Special Tools
Tool Kit, General Mechanics: Automotive
Power Source Disconnected (page 2-32)
Wheels Chocked (page 2-17)
Drilling rivets while the power source is connected can cause electrical shock. Disconnect power
source before using any electric tool.
Use protective clothing while drilling. Goggles or safety glasses are recommended. Failure to
comply can result in eye injury.
Ensure proper drill bit size and stance while drilling rivets. Failure to do so can result in damage to data
plate and component.
This task is for reference only. It will
never be necessary to remove all data
plates at one time.
(1) Using drill bit size comparable to rivet (1) size, drill out
rivets (1) from front of data plate (2). Discard rivets.
(2) Remove data plate (2) from component.
Installation. Position data plate (2) on
component and install with rivets (1).
Follow-on Maintenance: Remove wheel
chocks (page 2-35).
END OF TASK