CHAPTER 2. CARE, MAINTENANCE, AND INSPECTION (Con't)
SECTION III. UNIT MAINTENANCE (Con't)
2-26. VALVE CORE REPLACEMENT.
This Task Covers:
Shop equipment, automotive
maintenance and repair, Organizational
Maintenance, common no.1 (Item 1.
Pneumatic tire valve repair tool (valve
core extractor) (Item 46, Appendix B)
Remove valve cap (3) from valve
Deflate tire by removing valve core
(2) from valve stem with valve core
extractor. Run a piece of wire
through valve stem (1) to ensure that
it is not plugged.
With tire completely deflated, install
valve cap (3) onto valve stem (1).
This will protect valve
If this procedure is being performed as Follow-On Maintenance, Step 1 may not
Remove valve cap (3) from valve stem (1)
Install valve core (2) in valve stem (1) using a valve core extractor.