3.6. Frame


Fig. 235. Frame: 1 – frame assembled; 2, 7, 12 – bolts; 3, 9 – washers; 4 – removable cross-piece; 5, 8 – washers spring; 6 – nut;
10 – engine mudguard left; 11 – engine mudguard right

The frame of cars (fig. 235) consists of two longerons connected among themselves by five cross-pieces. For simplification of removal and installation of the transmission with the transfer case assembled the cross-piece second ahead fastens to frame arms bolts (on four from each party).
In forward and back parts of a frame towing eyes are intended for short-term towage of the car. For towage of the trailer installation of the traction coupling device of spherical type is possible.