3-68. SIDESHIFT CYLINDER REPAIR
This task covers: Disassembly, Cleaning, Inspection, Repair, and Assembly
Tools and Test Equipment:
General Mechanics Tool Kit (1, App. E)
Sideshift cylinder removed
Torque Wrench (34, App. E)
Spanner Wrench (31, App. E)
Materials / Parts:
Lubricating Oil (16, App. C)
Grease (10, App. C)
Emery Cloth (7, App. C)
Seal Kit, P/N 9110-34 (1 ea.)
Place cylinder clevis in a vice with clevis
perpendicular to vise jaws. Support cylinder
barrel (1). Pull rod assembly (2) out of barrel
until completely extended.
Using a screwdriver, pry up lockwire (3) to
enable removal from freelift cylinder. Using a
spanner wrench, unscrew gland (8) until lockwire
is completely removed.
handling rod assembly components
to prevent damage.
Remove rod assembly (2) from barrel (1) and
place clevis end of rod assembly in a vise.
Support rod assembly.
Remove nut (4) from rod assembly (2). Remove
piston (5) and gland (8).
Remove and discard wear ring (6), piston seal
(7), O-ring (9), backup ring (10), seal (11), wiper
(12), and O-ring (13).