TM 55-1680-320-23 & P
3-42. AUTOMATIC BRAKE ASSY - REPAIR (cont)
Use solvent in a welI-ventilated area. Avoid prolonged breathing of fumes. Keep away from open flame.
Solvent is flammable.,
Use approved personal protective equipment (goggles/face shield) when using compressed air. Air pressure
is restricted to a maximum of 35 psi. Do not direct airstream towards self or other personnel.
If parts are not to be inspected immediately after cleaning, dip them in preservation oil to prevent rust spots,
a. Ensure all old grease is removed from bearing. Lubricate with new grease at assembly.
b. Wash remaining components in solvent and rinse thoroughly. Dry with compressed air.
a. Inspect all parts for nicks, cracks and deep scatches (refer to Task 2-11).
b. Inspect threaded parts for crossed, stripped and damaged threads.
c. Inspect for loose and broken pins.
d. Inspect frictions discs and brake discs for bent and broken tangs.
e. Inspect cam seat gears for missing teeth, corrosion (refer to Task 2-11) and wear.
f. Inspect cage roller for binding or missing rollers.
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