End gas cap
Gas valve assembly
Figure Figure 3-116. Hydraulic brake and steering system accumulator, disassembly and reassembly.
f. Charging the Accumulator. Exercise caution
Brake Reservoir (Model
when testing or charging accumulator.
a. General. The hydraulic brake reservoir is
Use only dry nitrogen gas. Bleed the
located behind the left front wheel in the fender
brake system pressure as described
w e l l . It supplies hydraulic fluid to the brake system
above. Failure to bleed pressure from
brake system before servicing may
The hydraulic brakes on Model RTL10-1 gets its
result in damage to equipment and
supply of hydraulic fluid from the main hydraulic
serious injury to personnel.
tank, located behind the driver's seat.
(1) Remove protector strap.
b. Removal. R e m o v e h y d r a u l i c b r a k e r e s e r v o i r
( 2 ) Attach charging kit to gas valve assembly.
( 3 ) Open accumulator valve to read pressure.
c. Disassembly. Refer to figure 3-117 and
( 4 ) Open valve on nitrogen bottle and charge
disassemble the hydraulic brake reservoir.
accumulator cylinder to 350 psi.
(5) Close nitrogen bottle valve and detach
(1) Inspect mounting hardware for any
(6) Replace protector strap.
(2) Inspect filler cap for cracks.