4-71. UPPER AND LOWER COMPARTMENT DOORS-Continued
k. Removal of Outside Handle/Lock.
The handle cannot be repaired; replace if
Open compartment door (1).
To remove handle, remove screw (2)
and flatwasher (3).
If binder holder (4) is installed over screw
(2) remove storage area (4) by removing
four screws (5) and washers (6).
Remove handle (7) and gasket (8).
Sealant has been applied to both sides of
gasket (8); force may be required to break
this seal during removal of outside handle.
To remove latch (9), complete above
and remove four screws (10),
washers (11) and nuts (12).
Pull latch (9) from door (1).
l. Replace Hinge (Outside Handle).
Inspect hinge for cracks, oversized
mounting holes and excessive hinge
pin movement. Replace hinge if
Position hinge (13) on compartment
door and align holes. Install and
tighten screws (14).
Lubricate hinge with silicone grease
(Item 11, Appendix E).