43. CONNECTOR REMOVAL AND
INSTALLATION. If the connector is severely
damaged or cannot be repaired using the above
procedures, proceed with its replacement as follows:
a. Starting from outside of damaged connector,
tag wires and remove all contacts from connector
(Paragraph 38). If contact cannot be removed, cut wire
as close to connector as possible and attach new
contact (Paragraphs 32 and 33).
b. Starting from center of new connector, insert
contact into correct cavity (Paragraph 34). Remove
Figure 23. Broken Wire Contact Removal
tag from wire. Repeat procedure until all contacts are
installed in new connector.
41. INTERFACE SEAL REMOVAL. Select proper
44. CONNECTOR CLEANING AND
tool (Figures 4 and 10) and remove interface seal.
45. For connector cleaning and corrosion control
42. INTERFACE SEAL INSTALLATION. Select
procedures refer to NAVAIR 0l-lA-505-1, WP 026 00.
the correct tool (Figures 4 and 10) and install interface