HYDRAULIC OIL RESERVOIR REPAIR (Sheet 2 of 6)
Using steam cleaner, apply a solution of cleaning compound (Item 5, Appendix B) and water to outside and inside
Rinse reservoir thoroughly with hot water after cleaning. Allow to dry.
Inspect reservoir to make sure it has no cracks, fractures, or broken or defective welds.
Inspect threaded screw holes for worn or damaged threads.
Inspect reservoir for flaked or chipped paint.
Weld cracks, fractures, and broken or damaged welds (TM 9-237).
Repair worn or damaged threads by chasing with properly sized tape or by installation of coil insert. Coil insert can
be installed using coil thread insert tool kit for particular thread size needed.
Repaint painted surfaces which have flaked or chipped with primer (Item 21, Appendix B). After primer coating
has thoroughly dried, paint over primed surfaces with white enamel (Item 20, Appendix B). Refer to TM 43-0139.
Go on to Sheet 3