ARMY TM 9-6115-641-24
AIR FORCE TO 35C2-3-456-12
Section IX. MAINTENANCE OF HOUSING
2-15. ACCESS DOORS.
a. Shut down generator set.
b. Inspect access doors, hinges, latches, door hold open mechanisms, and storage and document boxes for loose
and missing hardware, cracks, dents, loose paint, and corrosion.
c. Inspect data plates for readability and loose or missing rivets.
This procedure is written for the right side engine access door, but is typical for all access
doors, door hold open mechanisms, storage and document boxes, data plates, hinges,
Shut down generator set.
Remove bolts (1, Figure 2-6), nuts (2), and hold open mechanism (3) from right side engine access door (18)
and generator set.
Remove nuts (4), washers (5), spacers (6) and (7), screws (8) and (9), door holding bracket (10), and door link
support (11) from door link flange (12).
Remove bolts (13), washers (14), Iockwashers (15), nuts (16), hinges (17), and right side engine access door
(18) from generator set.
Remove bolts (19), nuts (20), and document box (21) from right side engine access door (18).
Remove screws (22), nuts (23), and latches (24) from right engine access door (18).
Drill rivets (25) and (27), and remove lifting and tiedown plate (26) and battery connection plate (28) from right
side engine access door (18).
Drill out rivets (29), and remove schematic diagram (30) from document box (21).
Wear a protective mask and gloves when sanding CARC painted surfaces. CARC
paint dust is a health hazard and could cause personal injury if warning is not
Repair all dents and cracks, and remove all loose paint.
b. Remove light corrosion with fine grit abrasive paper (Item 15, Appendix C).
Repaint surfaces in accordance with TM 430139. (F) Refer to applicable directives.
d. Replace unreadable data plates.
Replace loose or missing rivets.