PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES (PMCS)
INCLUDING LUBRICATION INSTRUCTIONS - CONTINUED
Table 1. Unit Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services (PMCS)
Including Lubrication Instructions for the 966H - Continued.
NOT FULLY MISSION
WARN I N G
To avoid injury, eye protection and acid-resistant gloves must be
worn when working around batteries. Do not smoke, use open
flame, make sparks, or create other ignition sources around batter-
ies. If a battery is giving off gases, it can explode and cause injury
to personnel. Remove all jewelry such as rings, ID tags, watches,
and bracelets. If jewelry or a tool contacts a battery terminal, a
direct short will result in instant heating, damage to equipment,
and injury to personnel.
Ensure battery disconnect switch is in OFF position before per-
forming this task. Failure to follow this warning may result in
injury to personnel or damage to equipment.
Sulfuric acid contained in batteries can cause serious burns. If bat-
tery corrosion or electrolyte makes contact with skin, eyes, or cloth-
ing, take immediate action to stop the corrosive burning effects.
Failure to follow these procedures may result in injury or death to
Eyes. Flush with cold water for no less than 15 min-
utes and seek medical attention immediately.
Skin. Flush with large amounts of cold water until all
acid is removed. Seek medical attention as required.
Internal. If corrosion or electrolyte is ingested, drink
large amounts of water or milk. Follow with milk of
magnesia, beaten egg, or vegetable oil. Seek medical
Clothing/Equipment. Wash area with large amounts
of cold water. Neutralize acid with baking soda or
Use extreme caution when handling heavy parts. Provide adequate
support and use assistance during procedure. Ensure any lifting
equipment used is in good condition and of suitable load capacity.
Keep clear of heavy parts supported only by lifting equipment.
Failure to follow this warning may result in injury or death to per-