Section II. MAINTENANCE OF CABINET ASSEMBLY
This section contains information on the repair of the cabinet assembly, which includes doors, panels, wheel
wells and the frame.
DOOR ASSEMBLY MAINTENANCE.
This task covers:
Repair of Dents in Door Panel
INITIAL SETUP :
Shop Equipment (Appendix B, Item 2)
Primer, Zinc Chromate (Appendix F, Item 6)
Welding Set (for Aluminum)
Paint, Olive Drab (Appendix F, Item 3)
Remove door from cabinet (para. 5-7 or 5-9)
Repair of Dents in Door Panel.
(1) Push or bang out all dents.
Remove paint before welding. Burnt paint will emit toxic fumes.
Do not paint gasket. Gasket will not seal properly if painted.
(2) Sand area with sandpaper and refinish with zinc chromate primer (Appendix F, Item 6) and olive
drab paint (Appendix F, Item 3) Refer to TM 43-0139 for proper painting instructions.
(3) Allow paint to dry.