4-71. STRAINER ASSEMBLY MAINTENANCE (Con't).
Inspect all c o m p o n e n t s f o r
cracks, breaks, distortion, or
(3) Replace any damaged compo-
(1) Install screen (9) inside body
Apply antiseize tape to threads of
plug (7). Install plug in cap (6).
Install gasket (8) and cap on body
(10), and tighten securely.
All male threads of fittings should be coated with antiseize tape if not
already factory-coated with an antiseize compound.
Ensure that strainer assembly is installed with directional arrow on body
(10) facing rear of semitrailer.
Install straight adapters (3 and 12) to bushings (2 and 11).
(2) Position body (10) between mounting brackets (1). Install bushings (2 and 11) to body
through holes in mounting bracket.
Connect shorter tubing (14) coming from emergency valve elbow to straight adapter (12) at
inlet of body (10). Tighten nut (13). Connect longer tubing (5) going to underside of tank to
straight adapter (3) at outlet of body. Tighten nut (4).