2-161. LIFT CYLINDER REPLACEMENT
This task covers: Removal, Cleaning, Inspection, and Installation
Tools and Test Equipment:
General Mechanics Tool Kit (1, App. E)
Jack Stand (8, App. E)
Sling (4, App. E)
Drain Pan (10, App. E)
Materials / Parts:
O-Ring, Item 7 (1 ea.)
O-Ring, Item 27 (2 ea.)
O-Ring, Item 30 (2 ea.)
Shift carriage all the way left to allow access to
Lower sideshift carrier (1) until it rests on the
ground. While operating in the "Lower" mode,
have an assistant push down on the freelift chain
approximately 2 more inches.
Place drain pan beneath hoses and
tubing when disconnecting to catch
Tag and disconnect tubing (3) from elbow (4).
Remove elbow (4) and fitting (5) from freelift
cylinder (6). Remove and discard O-ring (7).