3-44. AIR COMPRESSOR ASSEMBLY (cont)
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.
If new compressor is to be installed, alinement dowels must be relocated if compressor does not align with
Use a suitable lifting device and lift air compressor (11) and install on locomotive deck.
Check that marked shims retained from removal are in original positions.
Install shims (12).
Install four lockwashers (10) and base mounting bolts (9).
Check that punch marks on flexible coupling (8) and flange coupling (7) are lined up. Secure couplings with eight
locknuts (6), lockwashers (5), and bolts (4).
Refer to TM 5-2815-232-14 and align air compressor to engine.
Connect oil drain flange (3).
Connect air compressor governor line (2).
Connect air line (1).
Refer to LO 55-2210-223-12 and fill air compressor with oil.