13-3. LOWER UNIT MAINTENANCE (VR11 C) (Cont).
CLEANING AND INSPECTION
Dry cleaning solvent, P-D-680, is toxic and
flammable. Always wear protective goggles
and gloves, and use only In a well-ventilated
area. Avoid contact with skin, eyes, and
clothes, and DO NOT breathe vapors. DO NOT
use near open flame or excessive heat. The
(38°C-590C). If you become dizzy while using
cleaning solvent, Immediately get fresh air and
medical help. If solvent contacts eyes, immedi-
ately wash your eyes and get medical aid.
Clean all metal parts with dry cleaning solvent
(Item 16, Appendix E) and dry with clean rags
(Item 15, Appendix E)
Inspect parts for damage. Replace damaged parts.
Inspect springs for distortion. Replace springs if dis-
Clean dust boot with dishwashing compound
(Item 7, Appendix E) and water and allow to dry.
Inspect dust boot for cracks and tears. Replace dust
boot if cracked or tom.
Figure 13-7. Piston Rod Replacement (VR11C).
Refer to Figure 13-8, Dust Boot Replacement
(VR11C), for steps a through c.
Install two short tube guides (32) and sleeve bush-
ings (33) on lower unit housing (16).
Install lower boot ring (31) on lower unit housing (16)
with six screws (35) and new locknuts (34).
Position dust boot (8), upper boot ring (6), and guide
tube (11) on lower unit housing (16).