OPERATION UNDER USUAL CONDITIONS--Continued
Roll spare tire (4) onto ladder (8). Route cable (3) through ventilation holes in spare tire (4) and
hook to ladder (8) between 1st and 2nd rungs from bottom.
Spare tire and ladder are heavy. Make sure cable is not frayed
or damaged. Do not raise spare tire and ladder past the vertical
position or they will slam into carrier assembly. Failure to heed
this warning may result in severe injury to personnel or damage
Rotate winch handle (9) until spare tire (4) and ladder (8) are nearly vertical, with weight still
supported by cable (3).
Carefully push spare tire (4) and ladder (8) in until resting against carrier assembly (1).
Install two quick release pins (2) in ladder (8) and carrier assembly (1).
Install reinforcement channel (5) to studs (7) with two nuts (6).
Rotate winch handle (9) until cable (3) is tight and winch handle (9) is pointing down.