CLEAN HYDRAULIC PISTONS
CLEAN LANDING GEAR SHOCK STRUT PISTONS
Gain access to forward pistons (1) from front
of each gear. Gain access to aft gear (2) by
opening access panel (3) (Task 2-2).
Cover tires with barrier material (E80) to protect
from hydraulic fluid.
Dip a clean cloth (E120) in hydraulic fluid (E197
or E199). Wipe piston (1 or 2) with wet cloth
to flush away grit. Leave a thin film of fluid on
Wipe up any spilled fluid.
Remove covers from tires.
Close access panel (3) (Task 2-2).