16-23. ATTACHMENT CYLINDER REPAIR (CONT)
· Drycleaning Solvent (P-D-680) is
TOXIC and flammable. Wear
protective goggles and gloves; use
only in a well-ventilated area;
avoid contact with skin, eyes, and
clothes; and do not breathe
vapors. Keep away from heat or
flame. Never smoke when using
solvent; the flashpoint for type I
drycleaning solvent is 100°F
(38°C), type II is 138°F (59°C),
and type III is 200°F (93.3°C).
Failure to do so may result in
injury or death to personnel.
· If personnel become dizzy while
using cleaning solvent,
immediately get fresh air and
medical help. If solvent contacts
skin or clothes, flush with cold
water. If solvent contacts eyes,
immediately flush eyes with
water and get immediate medical
Use a cleaning solvent and lint-free rag to clean threads on rod (2) and nut (9).
Install piston (6) on rod (2).
Apply sealing compound on threads of rod (2) and nut (9). Install nut on rod.
Place rod (2) and piston (6) as an assembly on 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 apart.
Use care when installing rod and piston assembly. Keep rod in line with cylinder tube to
Lubricate cylinder tube (4) inside 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).