TM9-8023-3 ~ 2.5 Ton 6X6 ~ M34, M35, M47, M59, M109 ~ Body & Auxiliary Equipment ~ Cargo Truck, Dump Truck, Shop Van ~ Ordnance Maintenance ~ 1955


This is a quality reprint of US Army Manual TM9 8023-1.  Originally published in March, 1955 it is the Maintenance Manual for the bodies (what we generally call beds) on 2.5 Ton, 6X6 Trucks, M34, M35, M47, M59, M109.  If you are rebuilding a post war Deuce cargo, dump, or shop van, you should have this manual.

From the Manual:

1. Scope

 a. These instructions are published for the use of personnel responsible for field and depot maintenance of this materiel. These instructions contain information on maintenance which is beyond the scope of the tools, equipment, or supplies normally available to using organizations. Allis manual does not contain information which is intended primarily for the using organization, since such information is available to ordnance maintenance personnel in the pertinent operator's technical manual or field manual.

b. This manual contains a description of and procedures for removal, disassembly, inspection, repair, rebuild, and assembly of the bodies and auxiliary equipment for the 2/-ton 6 ~ 6 cargo trucks M34 (figs. I, 2, and 3) and M35 (figs. 4, 5, and 6), dump trucks M47 (figs. ~7, 8, and 9) arid ~I69 (figs. 10, As, and 12), and shop van truck M109 (figs. 13,14, and 1~)~ The appendix contains a list of reference applicable to the materiel.

c. TM 9-8022 contains operating and lubricating instructions for the materiel and all maintenance operations allocated to using organizations in performing maintenance work within their scope.

d. TM 9-8617 contains service information on the following Gar Wood components:

(1) Hydraulic hoist assembly.

(2) Hydraulic cylinder assemblies

(3) Hydraulic pump assemblies

(4) Hydraulic hoist control valve assembly

e. This first edition is being published in advance of complete technical review of all concerned. Any errors or omissions will be brought to the attention of Chief of Ordnance, Washington 25, D. C., ATTN: ORDFM-Pub.

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