PROPEL CONTROL LEVER TENSION ADJUSTMENT
THIS WORK PACKAGE COVERS
Tools and Special Tools
TM 5-3895-379-23P, Figure 78
Engine off (TM 5-3895-379-10)
Grease, molybdenum disulfide (Item 20, WP 0219
There should be enough friction on propel control lever to hold lever in position while vibratory system is
Turn adjuster (1) to obtain desired propel control lever tension. Turning adjuster counterclockwise decreases ten-
sion, turning adjuster clockwise increases tension.
Lift boot (2) to expose pivot bracket (3).
Wipe pivot bracket (3) with rags and apply grease to increase smoothness of propel control lever (4).
Return boot (2) to original position.