Section 1. LUBRICATION INSTRUCTIONS
This section consists of the following:
. Lubrication Instructions
. Lubrication Chart
These instructions are mandatory.
a. General. Keep all lubricants in closed containers and store in a clean dry place away from external heat.
Keep container covers clean and allow no dust, dirt, or other foreign material to mix with the lubricants.
Keep all lubrication equipment clean and ready for use.
b. Cleaning. Keep all external parts, not requiring lubrication, free of lubricants. Before lubricating the
equipment, wipe all lubrication points free of dirt and grease. Clean all lubrication points after servicing
to prevent accumuIation of foreign matter.
c. Lubrication Points. Service the lubrication points at the proper intervals as specified in the lubrication
chart. The intervals specified are based on operation under normal conditions. Modification of the recom-
mended intervals may be required under unusual operating conditions.
a. For lubrication under normal conditions, refer to the lubrication chart on the folIowing page.
b. For instructions on lubrication in weather below 0F (-18C), refer to FM 9-207.
c. For lubrication before and after fording, refer to TM 9-238.
d. After operating in mud, dust, sand or other unusual conditions, clean and inspect all lubrication points.
Lubricate semitrailer in accordance with the lubrication chart.