OPERATION OF MEDIUM WRECKER
General. The medium wrecker (M936/A1/A2) has a hydraulic crane and front and rear winches. The
vehicles winch and towing capacities are adequate for recovering all wheeled vehicles. The medium wrecker can also
remove and replace engines, power packs, and gun tubes.
a level wind or front anchors for field
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operations or operations on slippery terrain. To install chocks
left rear of wrecker body.
Rear Winch Operation.
Do not wind out winch cable when attached to load.
Load must be wound in only. Failure to do this may
result in injury or death.
Position rear of wrecker in direct line with load
to be winched if possible.