MARINE CORPS TM 6115-12/7
MAINTENANCE OF FRAME AND HOUSING
The generator set is
enclosed in an
mounted on a towable frame.
down rings provide attaching points for
lifting the generator set with a crane
The rings can also be
used as tiedown points.
form a part of the chassis frame. A
cable support assembly provides storage
for the power cable when the generator
set is not in operation.
holddown, consisting of two hook bolts,
prevents shifting or movement of the
There are four access doors:
the control panel access door that
allows access to the control panel; the
exhaust door that allows exhaust gas to
discharge to the atmosphere; the fuel
housing access door that allows access
to fuel system components; and the
inlet air housing access door that
allows access to the air filter and
allows access to the
Four removable covers allow
access to the plenum, engine housing,
(EECM), and, on the underside of the
access to the fuel and
A bleed air connector is
installed in the bleedport on top of
the combustor housing and is connected
to the air filter by the bleed air
Bleed air from the combustor is
directed to the air filter to help keep
it free of foreign material.
If not specified in maintenance
accordance with-table 1-1, Torque
limited to repl
rings (figure 4-8) is
(1) Firmly grasp tiedown
retainer (3) with wrench or socket.
(2) Unscrew and remove tiedown
Remove washer (2).
(3) Remove tiedown ring retainer
(3) from chassis frame (4).
retainer (3) in chassis frame (4).
(2) Lightly coat threaded portion
of new tiedown ring (1) with thread-
locking compound (MIL-S-46163).
threaded portion of tiedown ring.
(4) Use wrench or socket to hold
tiedown ring retainer.
ring securely into retainer.
of the battery holddown (figure 4-8)
consists of repair and
To prevent injury,
white - powdery
deposits around battery.
(1) Remove power cable from cable
washers (6) from top of hook bolts (7).