Lockwasher, 3/8 in.
Filter element assy (6 reqd)
Filter element mounting
Figure 3-26. Filter Elements, Installed.
Remove O-ring (5) from lower bracket (4).
Remove O-rings (9 and 11) from upper bracket (10).
Deposit a handful of diatomaceous earth into tube as illustrated on figure 3-28, step A.
Cap both ends of tube with hands and shake vigorously to distribute diatomaceous earth over the interior
of tube as illustrated on figure 3-28, step B.
Slip fingers under flanged end of sleeve and slip sleeve from tube as illustrated on figure 3-29, steps A and
If sleeve is to be replaced with another sleeve, the sleeve can be torn from tube.
Wash filter housings and housing covers with soap and water.
Wash filter element plastic membrane sleeves and metal tubes with soap and water. If washing does not
remove foreign matter from metal tubes, clean them with a wire brush or steel wool.