16-19. MLRS ATTACHMENT CYLINDER - REPAIR (Contd)
Use a spanner wrench to unscrew
gland (9) from cylinder tube
(10). Pull gland (9) out of
cylinder far enough to unseat
0-ring (11). Allow oil to drain
Use care when removing rod (8) and
piston assembly to prevent wear ring
(12) damage. Keep rod (8) in line with
cylinder tube to prevent binding.
Remove rod (8) and piston
assembly from cylinder tube (10).
Place rod (8) and piston assembly
on supports to prevent damage.
Remove two wear rings (12).
Do not nick or scratch seal groove
during removal of seal (13). Failure to
follow this precaution will cause part
Cut seal (13) and discard.
The nut (14) may need to be heated with
a torch for removal.
Remove nut (14), washer (15)
and piston (16). Discard nut
Remove and discard O-ring (17)
from piston (16) bore.