Figure 2-5. Roller assembly.
2-18. Spreader Hitch Assembly
c. Replacement. If the gate adjustment lever is
The spreader hitch is a welded frame with spring-loaded
broken or badly worn, replace the lever with a new one.
latches. When the towing vehicle is backed into it, the
spreader hitch locks both together.
2-20. Agitator Assembly
Inspect the hitch assembly for
The agitator assembly operates at the bottom of the
breaks or bends. Inspect the hardware for stripped
hopper to deliver an even flow of material into the feed
threads or broken pieces.
Make sure the hitch is properly
a. Inspect the agitator assembly to insure that it is
lubricated at all times. Refer to LO 5-3895-33012 for
not bent or broken. Make sure that the assembly does
not bind or make excessive noise when rotated.
b. Lubricate bearings in pillow block assembly.
2-19. Gate Adjustment Lever
See LO 5-3895-330-12.
a. Removal. Remove the gate adjustment lever by
c. Report to direct support maintenance for
removing the attaching hardware which holds it to the
replacement of damaged agitator assembly.
b. Repair. Repair any cracks or bends in the gate
2-21. Feed Roll Assembly
The feed roll assembly is located at the bottom