This task covers:
M966, M996A1, M1036, M1045, M1045A1,
M1045A2, M1046, M1046A1
Twenty-eight blind rivets
If blast shield is secured with spot welds, replace with kit
57K0223. Installation instructions are included with kit.
If it is riveted, proceed with task.
For instructions on replacement of rivets, refer to para. 22-7.
Remove twenty-eight rivets (1) and blast shield (2) from roof (3). Discard rivets (1).
Use old blast shield as a template for drilling holes in new blast
shield before installing on vehicle.
Using old blast shield as a template, locate, mark, and drill twenty-eight .194-in. (4.93 mm)
diameter holes in new blast shield.
Apply adhesive sealant to blast shield (2) and install blast shield (2) on roof (3) with twenty-eight