6-77. FRONT OR REAR EXTENSION/RETRACTION CYLINDERS
THIS TASK COVERS:
c. Cleaning and Inspection d. Follow on Maintenance
Tool Kit, General Mechanics, Automotive
Front Extension/Retraction Cylinder Removed
(see para 5-64.)
Shop Equipment, Automotive Maintenance and Repair
Rear Extension/Retraction Cylinder Removed
(see para 5-65.)
Discard all O-rings and seals.
(1) Remove set screw (1 ) from tube assembly (2).
(2) Use spanner wrench to turn gland (3) counterclockwise until free from tube assembly (2).
(3) Remove gland (3), rod (4), and piston (5) as an assembly.
(4) Unscrew piston (5) from rod (4).