MAINTENANCE PROCEDURES (Contd)
REMOVE AND INSTALL AIR FILTER
If NBC exposure is suspected, NBC contaminated filters
must be handled and disposed of only by authorized and
trained personnel. The unit commander or senior officer in
charge of maintenance personnel must ensure that
prescribed protective clothing is used, and prescribed
safety measures and decontamination procedures (FM 3-5)
are followed. The local unit SOP is responsible for final
disposal of contaminated air filters. Failure to do this
may cause severe injury to personnel.
The air cleaners on both engines are replaced the same way.
This procedure covers the replacement of one air cleaner.
2. Loosen clamp (2) on air inlet (3).
3. Remove air cleaner (1) and clamp (2) from air inlet (3).
Inspect air filter while removed from air inlet.
4. Install air cleaner (1) on air inlet (3) with clamp (2).