16-10. CARRIAGE TILT CYLINDER REPAIR (CONT)
Use cleaning solvent and lint free
rag to clean threads on rod (2) and
Install piston (6) on rod (2).
Apply sealing compound on threads
of rod (2) and nut (9). Install nut on
Place rod (2) and piston (6) as an
assembly on suitable supports to
prevent damage during assembly.
Install two wear rings (7) and one
seal (8) on piston (6). Position wear
rings so that gaps are 180 degrees
Use care when installing rod and piston assembly. Keep rod in line with cylinder tube to
prevent binding. Failure to follow this precaution will cause part damage.
Lubricate cylinder tube (4) inner diameter, piston (6) outside diameter and gland (3) outside
diameter with clean hydraulic oil.
Position rod (2) and piston (6) as an assembly in cylinder tube (4).
Tighten gland so that it is flush with end of cylinder tube . Do not over tighten gland.
(m) Tighten gland (3) onto cylinder tube (4).
Install counterbalance valve (l) in cylinder tube (4).
Follow-on Maintenance: Install carriage tilt cylinder (TM 10-3930-673-20).
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