PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES (PMCS)
To make sure that your vehicle is ready for operation at all times, inspect it
systematically so you can discover any defects and have them corrected before
they result in serious damage or failure.
The charts on the next few pages
contain your unit PMCS.
The item numbers indicate the sequence of minimum
If you're operating the vehicle and notice something
wrong which could damage the equipment if you continue operation, stop opera-
Record all deficiencies and shortcomings, along with the corrective action taken,
on a DA Form 2404.
The Item Number column is the source for the numbers used
on the TM Number column on DA Form 2404.
PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES
The item numbers of the table indicate the sequence of the PMCS.
at the intervals shown below:
Do your (Q) PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE quarterly (every three months).
Do your (S) PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE semiannually (every six months).
Do your (A) PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE annually (once every year).
Do your (B) PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE biennially (once every two years).
Do your (H) PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE at the hour interval listed..
Do your (WI) PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE at the mile interval listed.
If something doesn't work, troubleshoot it according to the instructions
in this manual or the commercial manual or notify your supervisor.
Always do your preventive maintenance in the same order, so it gets to
be a habit.
Once you've had some practice, you'll spot anything wrong in a
If anything looks wrong and you can't fix it, write it down on your DA
If you find something seriously wrong, report it to direct support
as soon as possible.
Dry cleaning solvent P-D-680 is toxic and flammable. Wear protective goggles
and gloves and use only in well ventilated area.
Avoid contact with skin, eyes
and clothes and don't breath vapors.
Do not use near open flame or excessive
The flash point is 100oF 138°F (38°C 59°C).
If you become dizzy
while using cleaning solvent, get fresh air immediately and get medical aid.
If contact with eyes is made, wash your eyes with water and get medical aid
Compressed air, used for cleaning purposes will not exceed 30 psi.
with effective chip guarding and personnel protective equipment (goggles/.