5-87. GATE CYLINDER REPAIR.
This task covers:
Packing, preformed (3)
Tool kit, general mechanic's: equipment
maintenance and repair
Tool outfit, hydraulic system: test and repair, 3/4
Ring, retaining (2)
ton, trailer mounted
Ring, back-up (2)
Suitable container (capacity 1 gal. [3.9 liters])
TM or Para
Gate cylinder removed.
Spilled hydraulic fluid is slippery. Clean
up spilled fluid immediately or injury to
personnel may result.
(1) Remove two fittings (1) from cylinder
(2) Turn ports down and allow hydraulic fluid to
drain into suitable container with a 1 gallon
(3.9 liters) capacity.
(3) Remove and discard two retaining rings
(3 and 4) and pull piston rod (5) and
assembled parts from cylinder body (2).