11-1. BUCKET TILT CYLINDER ASSEMBLIES MAINTENANCE
a. I n s p e c t i o n.
This task covers inspection of bucket tilt cylinder assemblies.
Perform this procedure anytime you suspect bucket tilt cylinder assemblies problems.
MATERIALS/PARTS: Clean cloths (Appendix C, item 1)
INSPECTION (SHEET 1 OF 2)
I f h y d r a u l i c o i l l e a k a g e i s s e e n ,
remove and replace bucket tilt cylin-
der assembly. Forward it to direct support maintenance for repair.
g l a n d . If
indication of hydraulic oil leakage between cylinder
necessary, use clean cloth to remove dirt and grease
Slight dampness is permissible.
Check for indication of hydraulic oil leakage between gland and tube. If
necessary, use clean cloth to remove dirt and grease from area. Slight
dampness is permissible.
Start engine and operate at idle speed.
Place LIFT ARM control lever in RAISE position until bucket is four feet
Place BUCKET control lever in DUMP position until bucket is completely
rolled forward then return control lever to NEUT. position.
Check for indication of hydraulic oil leakage between cylinder rod and
gland. Slight dampness is permissible.