This task covers:
The following tools can be found in common tool kit no. 1, item 17, appx. B:
Drain pan, 4 gl
Extension light, 24 ft
Gloves, chemical and oil protective
Wrench, 1-1/4" combination
Preformed packing (2)
Gooseneck supported at 64 inch (162.6 cm) height, if uncoupled (para. 2-18)
Battery negative (black) terminal disconnected from battery (para. 4-30)
General Safety Instructions
Hydraulic fluid may be hot if system has been in operation. Allow time for system
to cool before performing maintenance or injury to personnel may result.
Residual pressure may remain in hydraulic lines. Open fittings slowly or injury to
personnel may result.
Hydraulic fluid may be absorbed through the skin. Wear long sleeves, gloves, and
goggles or face shield. If hydraulic fluid gets into the eyes, flush them immediately
with water and seek medical attention. If hydraulic fluid gets on skin, thoroughly
wash with soap and water. Wash hands thoroughly prior to eating or smoking.