ALTERNATOR - CONTINUED
CLEANING - CONTINUED
Clean (TM 9-214).
Clean slipring surfaces (2) with 400
grain polishing cloth.
Rotor must be turned while polishing
to prevent flat spots on the
For more information on how to inspect parts, go to General Maintenance Instructions (page 2-46).
Replace defective parts, as needed.
Look for cracks or damage.
Look for bent shaft ends and badly worn or
out-of-round sliprings (2).
Repair rough out-of-round sliprings
by turning them on a lathe. Remove
only enough material to make smooth
and round. Use 400 grain or polishing