ARMY TM 9-6115-672-14
AIR FORCE TO 35C2-3-444-32
MARINE CORPS TM 09244A/09245A-14
SECTION IV. DIRECT SUPPORT MAINTENANCE PROCEDURES
Batteries give off a flammable gas. Do not smoke or use open flame when
performing maintenance. Failure to comply can cause injury or death to
personnel and equipment damage due to flames and explosion.
Battery acid can cause burns to unprotected skin. Wear protective gloves
and safety goggles. Failure to comply can cause personal injury.
REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION OF MAJOR COMPONENTS.
When disconnecting or removing batteries, disconnect the negative lead
that connects directly to the grounding stud first. Disconnect the negative
end of the interconnection cable next. When installing batteries, reverse the
connection sequence. Failure to comply can cause serious personal injury.
The engine and generator are bolted together at the engine flywheel and flywheel housing adapter. The
engine and generator may be removed as an assembly or separately. The engine and generator assembly is
mounted on the skid base at four points. There are also brackets installed on both sides of the engine when
removing the generator separately.
Engine and Generator Assembly.
Generator is heavy. Obtain assistance when moving generator with hoist.
Failure to comply can cause injury to personnel.
Shut down generator set, paragraph 2.11.2.
Open BATTERY ACCESS door (Figure 1-2) and disconnect negative battery cable.
Engine and oil drain line can be damaged if oil drain line is not
disconnected from engine before removing engine from skid base. Engine
oil must be drained and drain line disconnected before removing engine
from skid base. Failure to comply can cause damage to equipment.
Remove oil drain plug, open drain valve, and drain engine oil into a suitable container. Refer to