5-8. REMOVE/INSTALL SURGE TANK.
This task consists of:
General Mechanics Tool Kit, (Appendix B, Section III, Item 2)
Teflon Tape, (Appendix E, Section II, Item 157)
Water pump turned off.
Remove Surge Tank. See figure 5-4.
Remove cap and depress air valve stem to bleed pressure from surge tank.
Unscrew surge tank from threaded fitting.
Remove surge tank.
Install Surge Tank. See figure 5-4.
Apply teflon tape to male fittings. Be sure to wrap tape in same direction as pipe thread.
Screw surge tank onto threaded fitting.
Prepare and operate water system using internal water tank as source in accordance with procedures listed
in paragraph 2-8.
d. Inspect for leaks and check for proper operation.
Figure 5-4. Surge Tank Removal and Installation