SERVICE UPON RECEIPT
When a 966H Wheel Loader is first received, determine whether it has been properly prepared for service and is in con-
dition to perform its mission.
Follow these inspection and servicing instructions to assess the loader's condition.
Read and follow all precautions and instructions on DD Form 1397, Processing and Deprocessing Record for Shipment,
Storage, and Issue of Vehicles and Spare Engines.
Remove all packing and shipping material, such as tape, tiedown straps, protective covers, and shipping seals. Remove
WARN I N G
Solvent cleaning compound MIL-PRF-680 Type III is an environmentally compliant and low-toxic
material. However, it may be irritating to the eyes and skin. Use protective gloves and goggles. Use in
well-ventilated areas. Keep away from open flames and other sources of ignition. Failure to do so may
result in injury or death to personnel.
Clean any exposed metal parts coated with rust preventive compound using Cleaning compound, solvent, type III (Item
Inspect equipment for any damage incurred during shipment. Check if equipment has been modified.
Check equipment against packing slip to ensure shipment is complete. Report any discrepancies on SF Form 364,
Report of Discrepancy (ROD).
Clean all external surfaces as needed. Touch up any paint scratches (TM 43-0139, Painting Instructions for Army Mate-
riel, and TB 43-0242, CARC Spot Painting).
Remove all Basic Issue Items (BII) and Components of End Item (COEI) items and stow in accordance with TM 5-
Service machine in accordance with PMCS instructions in TM 5-3805-291-10 to include machine exercise and PMCS
5988-E, Equipment Inspection and Maintenance Worksheet.
Refer to TM 5-3805-291-10 and perform functional checks of all major machine systems to ensure machine is ready for
operation. Remove all warning tags.
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