Improper cleaning methods and use of unauthorized cleaning solvents may injure
personnel and damage equipment. Failure to comply may result in death or injury
to personnel. Seek medical attention in the event of an injury.
Cloths or rags saturated with solvent cleaning compound must be disposed of
using IAW authorized facilities procedures. Failure to comply may result in death or
injury to personnel. Seek medical attention in the event of an injury.
General. Cleaning instructions will be the same for the majority of parts and components which make up the
equipment. The following applies to all cleaning operations:
Clean all parts before inspection, after repair, and before assembly.
Keeps hands free of grease, which can collect dust, dirt and grit.
After cleaning, all parts should be covered or wrapped to protect them from dust and dirt. Parts that
are subject to rust should be lightly oiled after cleaning.
Before cleaning exterior of semitrailer, protect all electrical equipment that could be damaged
Place disassembled parts in a suitable container to clean. Parts that are subject to rust should be dried
and lightly oiled after cleaning.