3-36. MAIN GENERATOR (cont)
Refer to TM 55-2210-233-12 and remove exhaust flex pipe.
Install lifting eye and a suitable lifting device.
Components of this locomotive are heavy and may be awkward to handle. Use correct lifting procedures,
indicated lifting devices, and/or assistance from other personnel to avoid injury.
Use extreme care to prevent main generator from damaging emergency fuel shutoff assembly.
Move main generator toward air compressor.
Slowly lift main generator from base and set on a suitable support device in horizontal position.
Mark locations of shims for installation.
Remove shims (22) from base. Retain shims for installation.
Components of the main generator are heavy and may be awkward to handle. Use correct lifting
procedures, indicated lifting devices, and/or assistance from other personnel to avoid injury.
Heated parts may cause injury to personnel if hand protection is not worn when handling. Wear
protective gloves for maximum protection.
Some parts may have to be heated to release them from their shrink fit. When this becomes necessary,
the use of a portable propane torch, a portable hydraulic press, and a puller set is recommended for
Remove two capscrews (23), two washers (24), clamp (25), tubing (26), and two pipe elbows (27).