(2) Remove screw (5), and washer (6), and
remove filter body (7) and filter element (8) as an
assembly from the header (9).
(3) Remove filter element (8) from filter body
(7). Remove and discard filter element (8) and
(4) Thoroughly wash and dry interior of filter
body (7), header (9), and surrounding area. Install
the new filter element (8) and gasket (10) in filter
body (7) using reverse procedure of disassembly.
(6) Tighten screw (5) to a torque of 45 to 50
ft. - lbs.
(7) Add oil as described in paragraphs 3-4 c
(4) through 3-4 c (9).
(8) Place dead crank switch (49, fig. 3-27) in
off (down) position and crank engine in 15 second
cranks followed by 3 minute rests until oil pressure
gauge shows pressure. Then place dead crank switch
in on (up) position
(9) Observe the engine lube oil filter for oil
leakage and be certain that filter
(5) Replace plug (1) in filter body (7).
(10) are properly installed.
PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES
body (7) and gasket
To insure that the engine generator set is ready for
operation at all times, it must be inspected systema-
tically so that defects may be discovered and cor-
rected before thay result in serious damage or fail-
ure. The necessary preventive maintenance services
to be performed are listed and described in para-
graphs 3-6 and 3-7.
Item numbers indicate the se-
quence of minimum inspection requirements. Defects
discovered during operation of the unit shall be noted
for future correction, to be made as soon as operation
has ceased. Stop operation immediately if a defi-
ciency is noticed which would damage the equipment
if operation were continued. Air Force users shall
refer to the applicable inspection manuals and work
card sets in T. O. 35C2-3-Series for periodic pre-
ventive maintenance requirements and table 3-1
for detailed procedures. Marine Corps users should
refer to the current issue of TM 11275-15/1.
3-6. Daily Preventive Maintenance Checks and
Services (Army and Navy).
Table 3-1 contains a tabulated listing of Pre-
ventive maintenance services which must be per-
formed daily by the operator. The item numbers
are listed consecutively and indicate the sequence of
3-7. Monthly and Semi-annual Preventive Mainten-
ance Checks and Services (Army and Navy).
a . T a b l e 3 - 1 . 1 c o n t a i n s a t a b u l a t ed
l i s t i n g o f p r e v e n t i v e m a i n t e n a n c e c h e c ks
a n d s e r v i c e : w h i c h m u s t b e p e r f o r m e d by
organizational maintenance personnel at
monthly and semi-annual intervals.
b . T h e i t e m n u m b e r s a r e l i s t e d c o n-
s e c u t i v e l y a n d i n d i c a t e t h e s e q u e n c e o f
m i n i m u m r e q u i r e m e n t s.
R e f e r t o t a b l e
3 - 1 . 1 f o r t h e p r e v e n t i v e m a i n t e n a n ce
s e r v i c e s .
Perform weekly as well as before
You are the assigned operator and
have not operated the item since the
last weekly inspection.
You are operating the item for
the first time.
3-7.2. Leakage definitions for operator/
crew PMCS shall be classified as fol-
Seepage of fluid (as indicat-
ed by wetness or discolora-
tion) not great enough to form
CLASS II Leakage of fluid great enough
to form drops but not enough
to cause drops to drip from
item being checked/inspected.
CLASS III Leakage of fluid great enough
to form drops that fall from
the item being checked/in-