REPAIR IGNITION EXCITER
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 pins to
break or crack.
1. Straighten bent pins (1) of ignition exciter (2). Using
long-nose pliers, gently move pins (1) until they are
2. Remove corrosion from pins (1) of ignition exciter
(2). Polish pins, using in and out motion over entire
length of pin until corrosion is removed. Use crocus
cloth ( E16) .
When using compressed air for cleaning, use
approved protective equipment for eyes and
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 injury, get
3. Wear goggles. Remove loosened particles from
pins (1) using clean, dry, compressed air.
END OF TASK