This task covers:
INITIAL SETUP :
Tool kit SC 4940-97-CL-E12
Drycleaning solvent (Item 30, Appendix B)
Engine hood removed
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.
Before removing diesel engine, check that water and oil have been drained and battery switch is in the
When removing or repairing brake valves or components, check air lines and pipes for corrosion, breaks,
splits, or loose connections. Repair of air lines and piping consists of replacing defective pipes, lines,
and connections. Refer to TM 55-2210-223-24P for identification of piping.
Prepare right side (engineer side) of diesel engine for removal by the following:
Remove six bolts (1), lockwashers (2), and engine coupling shroud (3).
Use a punch and punch-mark main generator to flywheel. Remove four bolts (4) and nuts (5).
Remove two radiator pipe clamps (6) and hose (7).
Remove radiator vent line (8).