TOPHANDLER SIDESHIFTING CYLINDER REPLACEMENT - CONTINUED
Wipe area clean around all hydraulic connections prior to disconnecting. Cap or plug all openings
after disconnecting. Contamination of hydraulic system could result in equipment failure.
Tophandler sideshifting cylinders should be fully retracted to aid in replacement.
Tophandler sideshifting cylinders are replaced in same manner.
Tag all hydraulic lines.
Remove three hose clamps (5) from hydraulic hoses (4) and cylinder (6).
Place a container under cylinder (6) to catch any spillage. Disconnect two hydraulic hoses (4) from cylinder.
Tophandler sideshifting cylinder weighs 211 lb (96 kg). Lifting device must have sufficient capacity to
lift cylinder. Failure to follow this warning may result in death or injury to personnel.
Attach nylon sling to cylinder (6) and attach sling to suitable lifting device.
Remove lockring (1), spacer ring (2), and pin (3).
Repeat step 4 at opposite end of cylinder (6).
Remove cylinder (6) from tophandler (7).