a. Keep the anchor rope (1, Figure 3-2) tied to the raw water pump frame (2).
One crew member pulls on the anchor rope while the other two pull on the suction hose (3) to retrieve the strainer
For inspection and cleaning, it is not necessary to remove the intake strainer from the
Visually check the intake strainer for clogging from debris or possible punctures or tears.
a. Use platers brush to remove foreign matter from the holes in the strainer screen.
b. Wipe screen clean.
Repair of the intake strainer assembly is limited to replacement of gasket (6). Replace gasket if cut or worn.
If the strainer has been damaged, notify unit maintenance for replacement.
a. Open cam locks (5) on new strainer.
b. Make certain gasket(6) is seated in strainer connector, attach strainer connector to suction hose (3) and close cam