3-64. CARRIAGE TILT CYLINDER REPAIR
This task covers: Disassembly, Cleaning, Inspection, Repair, and Assembly
Tools and Test Equipment.
General Mechanics Tool Kit (1, App. E)
Carriage tilt cylinder removed
Torque Wrench (34, App. E)
Vise (30, App. E)
3/4" Drive Socket Set (55, App. E)
Spanner Wrench (31, App. E)
Materials / Parts:
Lubricating Oil (17, App. C)
Loctite 277 (23, App. C)
Seal Kit, P/N 6961-34 (1 ea.)
beginning repair of cylinder.
Place butt end of cylinder in a vise. Ensure
clevis is not deformed during clamping.
Pull rod assembly (2) out of cylinder barrel (1)
until completely extended.
Using a screwdriver, pry up lockwire (3) to
enable removal from cylinder. Unscrew gland
(7) until lockwire is removed.
handling rod assembly components
to prevent damage.
Remove rod assembly (2) from barrel (1). Place
rod end clevis in a vise. Ensure clevis is not
deformed during clamping.
Remove nut (4) from rod assembly (2). Remove
piston (5) and gland (7).
Remove and discard piston seal (6), O-ring (8),
backup ring (9), seal (10), wiper (11), O-rings
(12, 13) and seal (14).