- Release the system pressure.
|Tool||Part Number||Part Description||Qty|
|A||422-5473||Lifting Eye Assembly||4|
Care must be taken to ensure that fluids are contained during performance of inspection, maintenance, testing, adjusting, and repair of the product. Be prepared to collect the fluid with suitable containers before opening any compartment or disassembling any component containing fluids.
Refer to Special Publication, NENG2500, "Dealer Service Tool Catalog" for tools and supplies suitable to collect and contain fluids on Cat® products.
Dispose of all fluids according to local regulations and mandates.
Personal injury can result from hot coolant, steam and alkali.
At operating temperature, engine coolant is hot and under pressure. The radiator and all lines to heaters or the engine contain hot coolant or steam. Any contact can cause severe burns.
Remove cooling system pressure cap slowly to relieve pressure only when engine is stopped and cooling system pressure cap is cool enough to touch with your bare hand.
Do not attempt to tighten hose connections when the coolant is hot, the hose can come off causing burns.
Cooling System Coolant Additive contains alkali. Avoid contact with skin and eyes.
Personal injury can result from contact with refrigerant.
Contact with refrigerant can cause frost bite. Keep face and hands away to help prevent injury.
Protective goggles must always be worn when refrigerant lines are opened, even if the gauges indicate the system is empty of refrigerant.
Always use precaution when a fitting is removed. Slowly loosen the fitting. If the system is still under pressure, release it slowly in a well ventilated area.
Personal injury or death can result from inhaling refrigerant through a lit cigarette.
Inhaling air conditioner refrigerant gas through a lit cigarette or other smoking method or inhaling fumes released from a flame contacting air conditioner refrigerant gas, can cause bodily harm or death.
Do not smoke when servicing air conditioners or wherever refrigerant gas may be present.
Use a certified recovery and recycling cart to properly remove the refrigerant from the air conditioning system.
- Recover the refrigerant. Refer to Service Manual, SENR5664, "All Products Air Conditioning and Heating Systems with R134a for All AVSpare Machines" for the recovery and charging procedures. Refer to Special Publication, NENG2500, "Air Conditioning Tools" for the correct tools.
- Drain the coolant. Refer to Operation and Maintenance Manual, "Cooling System Coolant (ELC) - Change" for the correct draining and filling procedures.
- Drain the hydraulic oil. Refer to Operation and Maintenance Manual, "Hydraulic System Oil - Change" for the correct draining and filling procedures.
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- Open cab door (1) and lock in the OPEN position.
- Remove cover (2) and covers under the cab (3).
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- Disconnect hose assemblies (4) from the cab that come though the chassis.
- Disconnect heater hose assemblies (5) and A/C hose assemblies (6).
- Disconnect the ground strap located under the front right of the cab.
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- Remove the floor mat and remove bolts (7) and the washers.
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- Close cab door (1) and open door (8).
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- Disconnect all harness assemblies (10) and cable assemblies (9) from the rear of the cab.
- Attach Tooling (A) and a suitable lifting device to the cab. The weight of the cab is approximately
272 kg (600 lb). Remove rear cab mount bolts (11) and the washers and remove the cab.
- Install the cab in the reverse order of removal.