Section 12 - Air Equipment - Group 12
Air Compressor - Cleaning and Inspection for Reuse (12-01)
B Series Shop Manual
Air Compressor - Cleaning and
Inspection for Reuse (12-01)
Remove all gasket material from the sealing surfaces.
Warning: When using a steam cleaner, wear protective
clothing and safety glasses or a face shield. Hot steam
will cause serious personal injury.
Caution: Seal all openings with tape to prevent damage
from solvent or steam entering the oil passages in the air
Use solvent or steam to clean the air compressor. Dry with
Visually inspect the compressor housing for cracks or
Visually inspect the compressor gear drive for cracks or
Visually inspect the fuel pump drive hub or spider cou-
pling for wear or damage.
Power Steering Coupling (if Applicable)
Inspect the coupling for wear or cracks.
Replace the coupling if damaged.