4-206. AERIAL LADDER ELECTRICAL CABLES
This task covers:
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.
Measure the distance (A) between the strut and spring stop washer.
The measurement should be 4-1/8 inches (105 mm).
Adjust nut to increase or decrease spring tension.
Connect batteries (see para 4-114).