TRANSMISSION OIL FILTER ELEMENT REPLACEMENT - CONTINUED
Remove transmission oil filter element (1) from
machine. Discard filter element.
CLEANING AND INSPECTION
Clean filter base with clean rag.
Inspect filter base oil passages to ensure they are clean and unobstructed.
Apply thin coat of clean oil to gasket of new filter element (1).
Install new filter element (1) on machine by hand. When gasket contacts mounting base, tighten filter element for an
Start engine and apply service brake. Slowly operate transmission controls in order to circulate transmission oil (TM 5-
Move shift lever to NEUTRAL and engage parking brake.
Inspect new filter element (1) for leaks.
N OT E
· Check transmission oil level by using dipstick if sight gage is blocked. You may need to take more than one
reading in order to achieve a consistent reading on dipstick. Oil level needs to be maintained in crosshatched
area of dipstick. Transmission filler cap is also dipstick.
· Maintain transmission oil level between
"LOW" mark and "HIGH" mark on sight
gage (2) when transmission is warm and
engine is running. Maintain transmission oil
level to top of sight gage when transmission
is cool and engine is not running.