GENERAL MAINTENANCE INFORMATION.
Electrical System Components and Wiring.
Water-displacing corrosion preventive compound vapors can be harmful to eyes and lungs. To
avoid harm, keep the corrosion preventive away from heat, wear protective goggles, and use in a
Use water-displacing corrosion preventive compound MIL-C-81309, Type III, Class 2 only, on
internal connector surfaces.
Where possible, hold connectors with opening pointing slightly downward. Spray an even, thin film
of compound over the male pin area of the connector and into the female socket openings.
Use water-displacing corrosion preventive compound MIL-C-85054, Type I only, on external
After preserving connectors internally, assemble connectors. Wipe the outer surface of the
connector shell with a lint-free cloth dampened with cleaning compound MIL-C-81302. Spray a thin coating of water-
displacing corrosion preventive compound MIL-C-85054, Type I, on all external surfaces of the connector set. Make sure
the area where the connector set comes together is completely covered.
Wipe away excess spray with a lint-free cloth.
Cleaning compound can cause skin rash and can give off harmful vapors. To avoid injury, use in a
well-ventilated area. Wash immediately with soap and water if compound gets on skin or clothing.
Electrical Maintenance/Repair Kit, 12285360, contains instructions and tools needed for repair and
replacement of connectors, contacts and wires.