19-2. HYDRAULIC OIL SIGHT GAGES REPLACEMENT
This Task Covers:
Tools and Special Tools
Compound, Sealing (Item 32, Appendix C)
Tool Kit, General Mechanic's: Automotive
Preformed Packings (2)
(Item 18, Appendix F)
Hydraulic tank drained below level of sight gage (Para
To prevent spilling of hydraulic oil,
hydraulic tank must be partially drained
until oil level is lower than sight gage
being replaced (refer to Para 5-9).
Remove two screws (1), preformed packings (2),
and sight gage (3) from hydraulic tank (4).
Discard preformed packings.
Apply sealing compound to threads of two
Install sight gage (3) on hydraulic tank (4)
with two preformed packings (2) and
screws (1). Tighten screws to 4 - 5 lb-ft (5.4 -
Follow-on Maintenance: Fill hydraulic tank (2)
END OF TASK