4-32. WATER DETECTION ADAPTER ASSEMBLY REPAIR.
This task consists of:
General Mechanics Tool Kit (Appendix B, Section
Filter-separator removed from system. and tank drained.
III, Item 1)
Refer to para 2-6.
Water detection adapter assembly removed. Refer
to para 2-5.
Gaskets (Appendix C, Section II)
Sealing Compound Refer to Appendix F, Section II,
General Safety Instructions
Chain, sash. Appendix G Table F-2.
·Do not smoke within 100 feet of filter-separator.
·Fuel is toxic to skin, eyes, and respiratory tract.
·Sealant is toxic to skin. eyes, and respiratory tract.
Refer to figure 4-23.
· Do not apply excessive pressure with fingers when cleaning or applying sealant onto threads.
Sharp threaded edges could cause injury.
· Fuel is toxic to skin, eyes and respiratory tract. Wear skin and eye protection when handling
Clamp the adapter assembly in a vise and remove sampling probe (1).
Remove three split rings (2) from chains (3), dust cap (4), dust plug (5), and coupling (6).
Pull locking arms (7) on dust cap (4) out and remove dust ca
Remove gasket (8) from dust cap (4). Discard gasket.
Pull locking arms (9) up and out on coupling (10) and remove dust plug (5).
Remove gasket (11) from coupling (10). Discard gasket
Unscrew couplings (6 and 10) from adapter nipple (12).
b. Repair. Replace defective components.
Replace all defective components. Refer to Appendix G, Figure G-a for fabrication of chain.