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P A R A L L E L I N G
R E C E P T A C L E S
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G e n e r a l .
This section contains information on the paral-
leling receptacles of the engine generator set. The
paralleling receptacles provide a means of inter-
connecting three generator sets of the same class,
mode and size by the use of 25 foot, four conduc-
tor cables. The paralleling receptacles include
the wiring harness with connectors, protector caps
for the connectors, and the shorting plug dummy
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R e p l a c e m e n t .
To replace the paralleling receptacles, see f i g u r e
3 - 1 6 and proceed as follows:
a. Disconnect battery power cable from battery
~. Remove plate and sleeve assembly
( p a r a
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to gain access to convenience and paralleling wiring
c. Remove cap and chain (4) and shorting plug
(5) %y removing screws (l), washers (2), and
Q. Remove screws (8) and nuts (9) which secure
receptacle in place.
Using full wiring harness (10) slack avail-
abl~, discomect wiring connections at rear of recep-
tacles and tag wiring to ease installation. Each
paralleling receptacle may be replaced in the reverse
order of removal.
& Disconnect convenience receptacle wiring
harness by performing procedure of p a r a g r a p h 3 - 8 9 a
t h r o u g h
Unscrew wiring harness connector from
receptacle on special relay box.
~. Remove two clamps (13) which secure wiring
harness along relay table by removing nuts (12) and
Reinstall new or repaired wiring harness in
rev%rse order of removal.
& Replace any damaged cap and chain (4) with
new ones and secure in place with screws (l),
washers (2) and nuts(3).
k. Replace and plate and sleeve assembly re -
moved in step b.
1. Reconnect battery power cable.
4. Cap and chain
~ ;A. Screw
F i g u r e
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P a r a l l e l i n g R e c e p t a c l e s
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