16-42. M1079 TAPPING PLATE REPLACEMENT
This task covers:
c. Follow-On Maintenance
Engine shut down (TM 9-2320-365-10).
LH and RH doors opened (115 degrees) (TM 9-2320-
Tools and Special Tools
Tool Kit, Genl Mech (Item 44, Appendix C)
Screwdriver Attachment, Socket Wrench (Item
42, Appendix B)
Van bodies serial number 191 and higher are
equipped with tapping plates on the floor and
side walls for mounting accessory items.
Van body serial numbers 001 through 190 can
be equipped with tapping plates on the floor for
mounting accessory items.
Removal of floor tapping plates requires the aid
of an assistant.
Removal of side wall tapping plates requires the
aid of two assistants.
All tapping plates are attached by either three,
four or five screws. Van body serial number
191 left side wall front tapping plate shown.
Remove four screws (1) and tapping plate (2) from van
body left side wall (3).