- HYDRAULIC SYSTEM
This task covers:
a. Bleeding system
Tool Kit, General Mechanic's, Automotive (GMTK).
Tail lift lowered, hydraulic power on vehicle.
Lower tail lift as described in Chapter 3 section 1 paragraphs 3.2 through 126.96.36.199
inclusive, ignoring any unnecessary instructions.
Air from the swing cylinders will be removed when swing arms are moved
repeatedly up and down.
Air from the lifting cylinders will be removed when lifting arms are moved repeatedly
up and down.
When bleeding the tilting cylinders do as follows:
Lower the platform near the ground (approx. 40 cm above).
Tilt the platform to the vertical position as far as the structure allows.
Tilt it down again to the ground by pushing the Tilt Down button.
Repeat the movement a few times until all the air is removed.
Always check hydraulic reservoir oil level after bleeding.
188.8.131.52 inclusive, ignoring any unnecessary instructions.