Antifreeze (Item 19, Appendix C)
Rag, Wiping (Item 67, Appendix C)
Sealing Compound (Item 72, Appendix C)
This task covers:
c. Follow-On Maintenance
Engine OFF, (TM 9-2320-364-10)
Wheels chocked, (TM 9-2320-364-10)
Right fender rear skirt removed, (Para 17-33)
Tools and Special Tools
Tool Kit, General Mechanics: Automotive
(Item 74, Appendix G)
Hose, Drain (Minimum Length 3 Ft [0.9m])
(Item 37, Appendix G)
Pan, Drain (Item 46, Appendix G)
6-6. COOLANT LEVEL SIGHT GLASS REPLACEMENT.
Use extreme care when removing radiator pressure cap. Sudden release of pressure can cause
steam flash which could seriously injure personnel. Slowly loosen cap to the first stop to
relieve pressure before removing cap complete. After opening, securely tighten cap.
Use clean, thick waste cloth or like material to remove radiator pressure cap. Avoid using
gloves. If hot water soaks through gloves, personnel could be burned.
Push down on radiator cap (1) and slowly turn 1/2 turn counterclockwise to relieve pressure.
Turn radiator cap (1) additional 1/2 turn counterclockwise and remove radiator cap from radiator (2).