RADIAL TIRE, WHEEL, AND RUNFLAT REPAIR.
This task covers:
b. Inspection and Cleaning
Equipment Conditions: Materials/Parts:
Wheel removed (para 4-32).
Detergent (Item 4, Appendix E)
General mechanics tool kit
Two Lubricant Packets
Common No. 1 shop set
Adhesive Tape (Appendix F, J)
J39250 (TM 9-2320-280-20-2)
Sealing Compound, if required (Item 12,
528236 (TM 9-2320-280-20-2) Appendix E)
General Safety Instructions:
Do not use tire machine.
Ensure tire is totally deflated before removing wheel locknuts.
Never use tubes in wheel assemblies.
Rim surfaces must be kept clean and free of rust and dirt.
Never use wheel assemblies with damaged studs.
Never inflate a wheel assembly with the wheel locknuts removed.
Never inflate a wheel assembly without first checking wheel locknut torques.
Do not exceed recommended tire inflation pressure.
Always use a tire inflation cage and a clip-on air chuck for tire inflation.
Ensure runflat compressor strap is centered around runflat.