BRAKE AIR CHAMBER REPLACEMENT
THIS WORK PACKAGE COVERS:
Removal, Installation, Operational Check
Tools and Special Tools
Tool Kit, Genl Mech (Item 37, WP 00178 00)
Goggles, Industrial (Item 8, WP 0178 00)
Wrench, Pipe (Item 43, WP 0178 00)
Trestle, Motor Vehicle Maintenance
(Item 38, WP 0178 00)
Towing vehicle Operator manual
Respirator, Air Filter (Item 23, WP 0178 00)
Dispenser, Pressure Sensitive Adhesive Tape
(Item 10, WP 0176 00)
Tire removed (from side being worked)
Antiseize Compound (Item 3, WP 0176 00)
Sealing Compound (Item 30, WP 0176 00)
Spring brakes caged (WP 0047 00).
Wear appropriate eye protection when working under trailer due to the
possibility of falling debris. Failure to comply may result in injury to
Vent air system before disconnecting air hoses. Pressurized air can blow dirt
and debris with sufficient force to cause injury. Safety goggles must be worn
when working with compressed air. Failure to comply may result in injury to
Spring brakes must be caged prior to removal of air chamber. Failure to
comply may result in serious injury or death to personnel.
Use caution not to pinch left side air hoses when positioning trestles. Failure to comply
may result in damage to equipment.
Left and right brake air chambers are removed the same way. Left side shown.