VEHICLE TOWING (HMMH) (CONT)
TOW BAR REMOVAL
Tow bar weighs 120 pounds (55 kilograms).
To avoid personal injury,
always use two or more personnel to remove tow bar.
To avoid personal injury, do not allow any part of body to get between tow
bar and forklift.
1. Set parking brake (TM 5-2420-224-10) and block vehicle (page 2-22).
2. Lower vehicle to ground.
3. Open shutoff valve (TM 5-2420-224-10).
4. Remove spreader bar (1), disconnect lift chains (2), and disconnect tow bar (3) from wrecker.