Two center mounting screws on each side can be reached through cutouts in trailer frame
under each fender. Observe that two mounting screws (5) at front corners of generator
set are shorter than remaining six mounting screws (4). The beveled washers (6) may
have been welded in place.
Figure 5-3. Detaching Generator Set from Trailer.
Remove six screws (4), two screws (5), eight beveled washers (6), eight flat washers (7) and eight nuts
(8) securing generator set (2) to trailer.
When lifting generator set, use lifting equipment with a minimum lifting capacity of 5000
lb. Do not stand under generator while it is being lifted. Do not permit generator set to
swing. Failure to observe these precautions can cause injury to personnel or damage to
Attach lifting equipment with a minimum lifting capacity of 5000 lb (1, figure 5-4) to both lifting eyes (2)
on top edges of generator set (3). Insert a rope (4) through each of four tiedown cleats (5) on generator
With one person at each rope to steady and guide generator set (3), lift generator set off of trailer.