Preventive and Corrective Maintenance
10/27/05 S4M Maintenance Manual 13291L-001 Rev. A
Remove the Platen Roller
See Figure 138. Using two flatblade screwdrivers or a pair of needle-nose pliers, squeeze
and push up on the barbed legs of the outboard spring clip to disengage it from the platen
Figure 138 • Spring Clip Removal
2. Locate the circular cut-out on the top of the outer spring clip, insert a screwdriver, gently
pry up and remove the clip.
Caution • Wear protective eye wear when installing or removing E-rings, C-clips, snap
rings, springs, and mounting buttons. These are under tension and could fly off.
Note • The inner spring clip does not have to be removed to remove the platen roller and
3Barbed legs (2)
Note • If needed, loosen the inboard clip using the same procedure.