AIR CLEANER FILTER ELEMENTS REMOVAL
If CBRN exposure is suspected, personnel wearing protective equipment should handle all
air cleaner media. Consult your CBRN Officer NCO for appropriate handling or disposal
Refer to FM 3-11.3, Multiservice Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures for Chemical,
and Nuclear Decontamination.
Allow engine to cool off before performing maintenance on air cleaner. Hot metal parts can
cause severe burns. Wear eye, hand, and skin protection when working with heated parts.
Failure to follow these warnings may result in injury or death to personnel.
1. Remove air valve (Figure 1, Item 4) from air cleaner housing cover (Figure 1, Item 1).
2. Open three clamps (Figure 1, Item 2) and remove air cleaner housing cover (Figure 1, Item 1) from air cleaner
housing (Figure 1, Item 3).
Figure 1. Air Cleaner Housing Cover.