Figure 39. Cross Section Removal
Figure 41. Tool Insertion
Figure 40. Unwired Contact Removal Tool
172. BROKEN WIRE CONTACT REMOVAL. It is
possible that when removing contacts the wire may
be broken. To remove the contact when the wire is
broken proceed as follows:
a. Using the insertion removal tool insert white
tip 1/8 inch into rear of connector at right angle to
grommet face (Figure 41).
b. If resistance is felt, withdraw tool slightly and
rotate tool 1/6 of a turn, re-insert. Repeat this step until
tool passes resistance area. Continue until a positive
stop is felt.
Figure 42. Broken Contact Removal
Exert pressure on mating end of contact with
pin or socket. Push contact out of connector before
disengaging tool from connector (Figure 42).