Remove the left upper structure cover. (See Removal And Installation on Page 40-70-1.)
Remove the right upper structure cover. (See Removal And Installation on Page 40-80-1.)
Remove the tailgate. (See Removal And Installation on Page 40-190-1.)
Remove the long arm counterweight (if equipped). (See Long Arm Counterweight Removal And Installation on Page 40-90-4.)
Remove the four bolts (Item 1), fuel cap (Item 2) and side cover (Item 3) [Figure 40-90-1].
Reinstall the fuel cap (Item 2) [Figure 40-90-1].
NOTE: Reinstall the fuel cap to prevent any contamination from entering the fuel tank.
Remove the plugs (Item 1) [Figure 40-90-2] and [Figure 40-90-3].
Install lifting brackets (Item 1) [Figure 40-90-4] and [Figure 40-90-5].
Attach a chain (Item 1) [Figure 40-90-6] and [Figure 40-90-7] and hoist to the lifting brackets.
Remove the bolts (Item 1) [Figure 40-90-8], [Figure 40-90-9] and [Figure 40-90-10].
Installation: Tighten the bolts to 370 – 410 N•m (275 -300 ft-lb) torque.
Remove the counterweight.