4-206. AERIAL LADDER ELECTRICAL CABLES
This task covers:
b. Follow-on Maintenance
Tool Kit, General Mechanics, Automotive
Main Engine Shutdown (see para 2-12 .)
(Appendix B, Section III, Item 1)
APU Shutdown (see para 2-16 .)
Batteries Disconnected (see para 4-114 .)
Proper spring tension on electrical cables must be checked
and inspected after the extension/retraction cables are
checked. Failure to maintain proper tension can result in
damage to cables.
(1) Measure the distance (A) between the strut and spring stop washer.
(2) The measurement should be 4-1/8 inches (105 mm).
(3) Adjust nut to increase or decrease spring tension.
b. Follow-on Maintenance.
(1) Connect batteries (see para 4-114).