ENGINE OIL FILTER ELEMENT
This task covers:
a. Removal (page 2-168)
b. Disassembly (page 2-168)
Handle, ratchet, 112-inch drive
Oil, engine (LO 52420-222-12)
Removal tool, oil filter
Rags, wiping (item 21, Appendix C)
Socket, 1/2-inch drive, 1-inch
1. Nipple (1) and
Filter element (3)
a. Place drain pan under cooler (2) to
catch draining oil.
b. Using oil filter removal tool, 1-inch,
1/2-inch drive socket and ratchet
handle, unscrew and take out.
c. Get rid of.
d. `Get rid of drained oil (page 2-168).
Do not overtighten filter element. Element may be damaged and leak.
2. Nipple (1) and
a. Using clean, dry rags, wipe sealing
surfaces of cooler (2) clean.
b. Apply thin film of engine oil to seal-
c. Screw on until sealing ring contacts
d. Tighten one-half to three-quarter turn.
3. Loader backhoe
Check oil level and add proper amount and
grade (page 2-168).