Section III. MAINTENANCE PROCEDURES
Refer to TM 9-6115-644-24 for generator set maintenance, and to TM 9-2815-255-24 for engine
maintenance. Refer to TM 9-2330-205-14&P for trailer maintenance. Direct Support level maintenance
procedures are provided in paragraphs 5-6 through 5-14.
5-6 REPLACE GENERATOR SET.
This task covers: a. Removal
Tool Kit, General Mechanics
(item 1, appendix B)
Lifting device with 6000 lb capacity
Both generator sets shut down, para 2-5.3.1.
When removing the generator set from unit A of the power plant, disconnect P1 (3, Figure 5-10)
from generator set.
Loosen GND terminal of generator set and disconnect ground cable (5) from the generator set.
Remove the four screws (1), eight flat washers (7), and four self-locking nuts (6) securing the generator
set to the trailer.
Insert ropes (10) through each of four Ming rings (8) on the generator set as shown in figure 5-10.
With one person at each rope (10) to steady and guide generator set (9), life generator set.
When lifting the generator set, use lifting equipment with a minimum lifting capacity of
6000 lb. Do not stand under the generator set while it is being lifted. Do not permit
generator set to swing. Failure to observe this warning can result in severe personal
injury or death.