Section II. INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS
TO DIRECT SUPPORT MAINTENANCE FOR INSTALLATION
WINTERIZATION KIT ON THE 15 kW TACTICAL QUIET GENERATOR SET.
The following instructions have been provided so you can install, Heater Kit, 15kW Generator Set
Disconnect negative battery cable from right battery and the positive
battery cable from the left battery before doing the following
procedures. Failure to observe this warning could result in severe
personal injury or death.
Before disconnecting any coolant lines, let generator cool from
operation, then relieve pressure by opening radiator cap carefully.
Coolant is hot and under pressure and may cause burns.
Catch fuel in suitable container. Keep spilled fuel away from hot
engine and all fires. Wash with warm water after getting any on skin.
Fuel is highly flammable and is irritating to skin.
5-4.1 Installation Procedures.
Tool Kit, General Mechanic's
Tool Kit, Automotive
Generator shut down
(Common No. I)
Use packing list provided with kit.
Open battery access door and disconnect negative battery cable from right battery and the positive battery cable from the
left battery before doing the following procedures.
Drill holes outside of left side panel using heater mounting plate (6), Figure 5-1, as a template. Before drilling holes, look
inside housing to verify proper position and clearance of mounting plate. To install the heater mounting plate, perform
the following steps: using the plate as a template, place it 1.75" from the top left access door flange and 2" across from
the door hinge flange to locate the edge of the plate.
When mounting the heater (11), to the heater mounting plate, the
burner end of the heater shall be higher than the coolant intake end.