ARMY TM 9-2815-257-24
AIR FORCE TO 38G1-128-2
MARINE CORPS TM 10155A/2815-24/3
3-18. OIL FILTER MAINTENANCE
This task covers removal, inspection, and installation.
Tool Kit, General Mechanics Automotive
Engine oil drained (Para. 3-5)
(Item 2, App. B, Sect. III)
Oil, Engine Lubricating (Item 1-5, App. E)
Rag, Cleaning (Item 8, App. E)
Remove oil filter (1, Figure 3-10) from crankcase
cover (2) by removing bolt (3). Remove and
discard O-ring (4).
Inspect oil filter (1, Figure 3-10) for obvious
damage. Check filters mesh material for
damage. Clean out clogging dirt and residue.
Replace as required.
Inspect area around oil filter port for evidence of
leakage. Clean area of dirt and accumulated
grime using a clean rag.
Figure 3-10. Oil Filter
Apply a light coat of lubricating oil to new O-ring
(4, Figure 3-10) and install O-ring onto oil filter
Slide oil filter (1) into crankcase cover (2) and
secure using bolt (3).