TM 55-8115-203-23 & P
Rivet the clamp strip to the door edge so that the gasket is held in place as shown in figure 2-3.
Open and close door to make sure that the gasket fits evenly around the door. Reposition gasket if
Perform water test for leaks in accordance with paragraph 2-5.
d. Door Replacement.
Support door assembly.
Cut hinge pin caps with cutting torch from interior side of door. Use caution to avoid damaging hinge
If necessary, drive hinge pins from hinge assemblies with hammer and drift pin.
Carefully position and support door assembly so that hinge blades align perfectly with hinge bushings.
Insert hinge pins through hinge bushing and blade. If hinges do not fit go to step (e).
Check for proper alignment of door assembly. Check for proper sealing of door gasket against
container. If door is badly out of line check container against dimensional tolerances in paragraph 3-1.
If hinge blade and bushing do not fit together freely, carefully grind up to 1/16" of metal from upper
and/or lower hinge bushing. Recheck for proper alignment.
Tack weld hinge pin caps to hinge pins.
Lubricate hinges at grease fittings.
2-8 Document Holder. The document holder is mounted on the right-hand door of the container. Inspect and service as