HOSE BODY - Continued
2-11.3 Compartment Boxes.
This task covers Repair
Shop Equipment, Automotive
25, Appendix B Sealant
Maintenance and Repair,
NSN 4910-00-754-0705Personnel Required - 2
Hose Body Removed From Truck (see para. 2-11.1)
Serious injury could occur if heavy equipment is moved/lifted without sufficient personnel to do the job Use
proper physical lifting procedures or use a suitable lifting device or dolly. Wear safety shoes, gloves and
other suitable protective clothing.
For removal, inspection, and installation of hose body fasteners, refer to para. 2-7.
Apply 1/8 in. (3 mm) bead of sealant (item 25, Appendix B) to all metal mating surfaces prior to installation.
Lower compartment boxes can be replaced with hose body mounted on truck.
If hose body is repaired while mounted on truck, main engine and APU must be shutdown, batteries disconnected, and
auxiliary equipment removed from compartment box (see TM 5-4210-220-12). Remove wire harness from compartment
box that is to be repaired. Remove appropriate fasteners and separate compartment box from compartment assembly.
If a number of compartment boxes need replacement, disassemble hose body assembly into six subassemblies. These
six subassemblies are listed below In order of removal:
Hose bed (including partitions)
Front Panel Assembly
Rear Panel Assembly
RH Compartment Assembly
LH Compartment Assembly