16-10. CARRIAGE TILT CYLINDER REPAIR (CONT)
Place a container under gland (3) to
catch oil contained in cylinder.
Remove gland (3) from cylinder
tube (4). Pull gland out of cylinder
far enough to unseat preformed
packing (5). Allow oil to drain into
Use care when removing rod and
piston assembly to prevent wear
ring damage. Keep rod in line with
cylinder tube to prevent binding.
Remove rod (2) and piston (6) as an
assembly from cylinder tube (4).
Place rod (2) and piston (6) as an assembly on suitable supports to prevent damage.
Remove two wear rings (7) from piston (6).
Do not nick or scratch seal groove during removal of seal. Failure to follow this
precaution will cause part damage.
Remove seal (8) from piston (6). Discard seal.
Nut may need to be heated with a torch for removal.
Remove nut (9) and piston (6) from rod (2). Discard nut.