10-24. AIR CONDITIONER COMPRESSOR MAINTENANCE (M1010) (Cont).
Ensure that all plugs are removed before connection.
Connect compressor lines to rear of compressor assembly (14), with new Iockwasher and
b o l t .
Install air conditioner belt (13). Loosen 3 adjusting bolts (10) and pivot nut (12) and move
compressor assembly (14) to left until air conditioner belt appears tight. Tighten adjusting bolts
and pivot nut.
Connect both battery negative cables. (See TM 9-2320-289-20)
Using belt tensioning gage, check air conditioner belt (13) tension. (See Appendix D)
l Evacuate and charge air conditioning system. (See paragraph 10-21)
l Check operation of air conditioning system and inspect for leakage.