DIRECT SUPPORT MAINTENANCE
5-1. FRAME ASSEMBLY.
This task covers:
TM 43-0139 Painting Instructions
General Mechanics Tool Kit (Item1,
for Field Use.
TM 9-237 Welding Theory and Application
(1) Inspect frame assembly for corrosion.
(2) If frame is corroded, clean and touch up paint. Refer to TM 43-40139 for painting instructions.
(3) Inspect all weld joints for cracks or damage. Weld as necessary in accordance with TM 9-237.
(4) If frame is bent, straighten as necessary.