REPAIR SPARK IGNITERS
Crocus Cloth (E16)
Aircraft Powerplant Repairer
Technical Inspection Tool Kit,
Off Engine Task
Dry, Compressed Air Source
This repair is allowed provided it does not cause pin to break
1. Straighten bent pin (1) of spark igniter (2). Using
long-nose pliers, gently move pin (1) until straight.
2. Remove corrosion from pin (1) of spark igniter (2).
Polish pin, using in and out motion over entire length
of pin until corrosion is removed. Use crocus cloth
When using compressed air
for cleaning, use approved
protective equipment for
eyes and face. Do not use
more than 30 psig air
pressure. Do not direct air
toward yourself or another
person. Failure to comply
could result in injury to
eyes or skin. In case of
3. Wear goggles. Remove loosened particles from pin
(1), using clean, dry, compressed air.
Clean Spark Igniters (Task 7-7).
END OF TASK