HELICAL-COIL INSERT REPLACEMENT
10. Remove damaged insert (1).
a. Using needle nose pliers (10), grasp
tang of insert (1) and turn insert to the
left until it can be removed from
tapped hole (A).
b. Remove and discard damaged
11. Return to Installation step 8.
12. Remove insertion tool (6).
a. Turn handle of insertion tool (6)
until insertion tool
can be removed.
13. Remove tang (B) from insert (1).
a. Place appropriate tool (11) in tapped
hole (A) with installed insert (1).
b. Push down end of break-off tool (11)
until tang (B) breaks off of insert (1).
c. If tapped hole (A) is a blind hole,
remove and discard tang.
14. Inspect installed insert (1).
a. Check that threads of insert (1) are
not twisted, cracked, or stripped.
b. Check that insert is just below
chamfer area of hole.
c. If new insert (1) was damaged during
installation, or installation depth is
not correct, go to Removal step 1.
END OF WORK PACKAGE
WP 0029 00-4