- ROTATE GEAR OIL CHANGE
This task covers:
Removal of Gear Oil
Refill Gear Oil
Removal of Brake Oil
Refill Brake Oil
Tool Kit, General Mechanic's, Automotive (GMTK).
Oil. (MIL-PRF-2105 GO-80/90 normal use) (MIL-PRF-2105 GO-75 Arctic use)
Oil collecting vessel.
Slide Frame deployed.
Changing Oil in Rotate Drive is to be carried out every 1500 operating hours or, at the
latest, after 1 year.
The oil should be replaced after 100 hours following commissioning, and after repair of
the gear train.
Position collecting vessel.
Unscrew ventilation screw (1).
Unscrew oil drain screw (2) for gear, collect old oil and dispose according to local
Clean oil drain screw (2) and refit.
Add new oil (approx. 1.2 - 1.3 US gallons (4.5 - 5.0 liters)) through the ventilation
The correct oil level is at the center of the oil inspection glass (8).
Refit ventilation screw (1).