ETHER SUPPLY LINES
This task covers:
a. Removal (page 2-384)
Inspection/Replacement (page 2-386)
b. Cleaning (page 2-385)
Installation (page 2-386)
Materials/Parts - Continued
Extension, 3/8-inch drive, 3-inch,
Solvent, drycleaning (item 49, appendix B)
Handle, ratchet, 3/8-inch drive
Tape, teflon, sealing (item 55, appendix B)
Socket, 3/8-inch drive, 1/2-inch
Wrench, open-end, 3/8-inch
Wrench, open-end, 7/16-inch
Left side hood panel raised
Lockwasher, clamp (two required)
Rags, wiping (item 42, appendix B)
Air cleaner removed (TM 9-2320-269-20-1).
Ether fumes are flammable under pressure and can explode. To avoid serious injury or death, do not
smoke, allow open flame near, or hit ether cartridge with tools.
1. Coupling (1) and
Using 3/8-inch and 7/16-inch open-end
wrenches, unscrew and take out.
2. Two intake manifold
Two tubes (5)
Using two 3/8-inch open-end wrenches,
unscrew and take off.
3. Two clamps (6)
Two screws (7) and
a. Using 112-inch socket, 3-inch
extension, and ratchet handle with
3/8-inch drive, unscrew and take out.
b. Get rid of lockwashers (8).
Two tubes (5) and
a. Take out.
b. Take off clamps (6).