PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND
To make sure that your vehicle is readv 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.
charts on the next few pages contain your organizational PMCS.
item numbers indicate the sequence of minimum inspection requirements.
If you are operating the vehicle and notice something wrong which
could damage the equipment if you continue operation, stop operation
Record all deficiencies and shortcomings, along with the corrective
action taken, on DA Form 2404.
The Item Number column is the source
for the numbers used on the TM Number column on DA Form 2404.
ORGANIZATIONAL PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES (PMCS)
The item numbers of the table indicate the sequence of the
Perform at the intervals shown below:
Do your (Q) Preventive Maintenance Quarterly (every three
Do your (S) Preventive Maintenance Semiannually (every
six months) .
Do your (A) Preventive Maintenance Annually (once every
Do your (B) Preventive Maintenance Biennially (once every
Do your (H) Preventive Maintenance at the hour interval
Do your (Mi) Preventive Maintenance at the mile interval
If something does not work, troubleshoot it with the
instructions in this manual or notify your supervisor.
Always do your preventive maintenance in the same order,
so it becomes a habit.
Once you have had some practice, you will spot
anything wrong in a hurry.
Dry cleaning solvent P-D-680 is toxic and flammable.
goggles and gloves and use only in well ventilated areas.
contact with skin, eyes and clothes and do not breathe vapors.
use near open flame or excessive heat.
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 immediately.
Compressed air used for cleaning purposes will not exceed 30 psi.
only with effective chip guarding and personnel protection equipment