PILOT OIL ACCUMULATOR MAINTENANCE - CONTINUED
CLEANING AND INSPECTION
WARN I N G
· Solvent cleaning compound MIL-PRF-680 Type III is an environmentally compliant and low-toxic material.
However, it may be irritating to the eyes and skin. Use protective gloves and goggles. Use in well-ventilated
areas. Keep away from open flames and other sources of ignition. Failure to do so may result in injury or
death to personnel.
· Particles blown by compressed air are hazardous. DO NOT exceed 15 psi (103 kPa) nozzle pressure when dry-
ing parts with compressed air. DO NOT direct compressed air against human skin. Make sure air stream is
directed away from user and other personnel in the area. To prevent injury, user must wear protective goggles
or face shield. Failure to follow this warning may result in injury to personnel.
Clean all parts and surfaces with solvent cleaning compound.
Dry parts with compressed air.
Inspect all parts for wear, pitting, cracks, or corrosion and replace if necessary.
Inspect oil passages to ensure they are clean and unobstructed.
Install pilot oil accumulator (2), two washers (5), and bolts (4) on machine.
Lubricate new O-ring (3) with thin coat of clean oil and install O-ring in hose assembly (1).
Connect hose assembly (1) to pilot oil accumulator (2).
Check hydraulic fluid level (TM 5-3805-290-10).
WAR N I N G
Before operating equipment, secure the steering frame lock in the stowed position. DO NOT operate
machine with steering frame lock connected. Failure to lock steering frame lock into the stowed position
before operating can result in loss of steering and injury or death to personnel.
Secure steering frame lock in stowed position (TM 5-3805-290-10).
Run engine until normal operating temperature is reached (TM 5-3805-290-10).
Shut down engine (TM 5-3805-290-10).
Check for hydraulic leaks.