Freightliner M915 / M916 -
Installation Manual P/N 0257550622-00
Crew Protection Kit
(Doc No.: II113500-1 D)
7.6 Shift Tower Installation (M916-A1 Only)
This procedure may be performed anytime after Step 5.4 in the installation process.
7.6.1 Parts, Fasteners, Special Tools, and Materials
Find No. in
Adapter, Shift Tower
Bolt (these bolts were temporarily used in step 5)
5/16" x 1-1/4"
Screw, Button Head Cap
1/4" x 1/2"
1. Bolt the shift tower adapter #509 to the Center Floor Armor # 815.
2. Feed the shifter cable up through the modified square hole in the center floor panel and
the adapter plate. Re-attach the shift cable to the shift tower and bolt the shift tower to the
shift tower adapter part #509 (see Figure 7-11). Apply thread-locking compound to the
3. Feed the transfer case cable up through the hole cut in the center floor panel #815 and
adapter plate #509. Re-attach the transfer case cable to the transfer case shifter and
fasten the shifter (not shown) to the adapter plate part #509 using the four holes indicated
in Figure 7-11 and four more Screws 56 and Flat washers 32. Apply thread-locking
compound to the screws.