REPLACE AFT LANDING GEAR SHOCK STRUT VALVE
High pressure air trapped under valve
cap can be a hazard. Remove cap
slowly or it may pop off and cause
Loosen valve cap (1) slowly. Remove cap from
Hold body of valve (2) stationary with wrench.
Turn nut (3) counterclockwise one half to one
and one half turns.
Allow air pressure to discharge completely.
Remove lockwire from valve (2).
Turn valve (2) counterclockwise and remove.
Check that replacement valve
contains packing in groove next to
Install replacement valve (2).
Torque valve (2) to 115 inch-pounds.
Lockwire (E231) valve (2).
Install cap (1).
Service aft landing gear shock strut (air) (Task 1-72).
Disengage static lock mechanism and remove jack
END OF TASK