Solderless Connectors - Continued
Figure 6-14. Crimping Requirements for Solderless Connectors
Connector Contact Pins
General. Multi-pin connector plugs vary according to the manufacturer and their intended use. The following
will describe how to remove and install the most commonly used connector contact pins.
Removal of Front Release Connector Contact (fig. 6-15).
Select the correct extraction tool according to the type of pin to be extracted.
The tool must be held in a straight line, parallel to the contact and square to the connector face.
To avoid damage to the tool or the connector, do not tip, spread, or rotate the tool while over the
The plunger slide must remain in the retracted position as the removal tool tip is inserted into the
Figure 6-15. Removal of Front Release Connector Contact