3-43. TRACTION MOTOR BLOWER
This task covers:
Tool kit SC 4940-97-CL-E12
Traction motor blower must be repaired at intermediate
general support level maintenance facility.
Remove 22 bolts (1), lockwashers (2), and flat washers (3) from base of
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
Use a suitable lifting device and lift blower (4) from locomotive and set
on a suitable support device.
Remove gasket (5).
Install gasket (5).
Use a suitable lifting device and slowly raise blower (4) and install on locomotive.
Secure blower (4) to deck with 22 washers (3), lockwashers (2), and bolts (1).