FORK SIDESHIFT CYLINDERS MAINTENANCE - CONTINUED
ASSEMBLY - CONTINUED
Excessive piston ring bypass may occur if gaps are aligned.
Install new seal (15) on outer piston (7).
Lubricate inner diameter of inner gland (2) and new seals (12 and 13) with clean lubricating oil. Slide inner gland (2)
onto rod (1).
Solvent cleaning compound, MIL-PRF-680 Type III is an environmentally compliant and low toxic mate-
rial. However, it may be irritating to the eyes and skin. Use protective gloves and goggles. Use in well-ven-
tilated areas. Keep away from open flames and other sources of ignition.
Use cleaning solvent to clean threads of rod (1) and
apply loctite. Install inner piston (3) onto rod (1). Use
a strap wrench to tighten piston (3) and install set-
screw (8). Tighten setscrew and stake.
Lubricate inner diameter of outer gland (4), new seal
(19) and wear ring (18) as an assembly, with clean
lubricating oil. Slide outer gland (4) onto cylinder tube
Use solvent to clean threads of cylinder tube (6) and
apply loctite. Install outer piston (7) onto cylinder tube
(6) and tighten. Install setscrew (14) into outer piston
(7) and tighten. Stake setscrew.