4-55. Hydraulic System Lines and Fittings.
This task covers: Replace
General Mechanics Automotive Tool Kit
Bay removed (para. 2-16).
(Item 1, Appendix B)
Sealing Compound (Item 16, Appendix E)
Tape, Antiseize (Item 19, Appendix E)
The length and location of hydraulic lines varies between models of transporter. The following mainte-
nance procedures are general procedures for replacing both flexible and rigid lines. Perform those steps
as applicable for line being replaced.
a. Replace. (figures 4-75 and 4-76)
When disconnecting any hydraulic line, open line slowly and protect face, as hydraulic oil may spray out
due to residual pressure in system.
When removing hoses, have a suitable container to drain oil from hoses. Also cap all hoses and ports
immediately to prevent dirt or foreign matter from entering the system.
(1) Inspect transporter hydraulic system lines and fittings.
(2) Transporter lines and fittings are not repairable and if damaged, must be replaced.