18-10. CRANE ACCUMULATOR REPLACEMENT (CONT).
Remove two locknuts (4), clamp (5), accumulator (6) and spacer (7) from right bracket (8). Discard
Remove elbow (2) from accumulator (6).
Adhesives, solvents, and sealing compounds can burn easily, can give off harmful vapors, and
are harmful to skin and clothing. To avoid injury or death, keep away from open fire and use
in a well-ventilated area. If adhesive, solvent, or sealing compound gets on skin or clothing,
wash immediately with soap and water.
Apply sealing compound to threads of elbow (2) and install on accumulator (7).
Do not over-tighten clamp during installation. Accumulator is filled with compressed gas, and a
change in pressure could cause crane to malfunction. Failure to complay may result in injury or
death to personnel.
Install accumulator (6) and spacer (7) on right bracket (8) with clamp (5) and two locknuts (4).
Apply oil to preformed packing (3).
Install preformed packing (3) on elbow (2).
Install hose (1) on elbow (2).