Section III. SERVICE UPON RECEIPT OF MATERIEL
Servicing the Equipment
Unpacking and Checking the Equipment
This section contains information on the following:
Unpacking and checking the equipment
Servicing the equipment
a. Remove any metal strapping, plywood, tapes, seals, wrapping paper or any other shipping and protective
Cleaning solvent (Fed.Spec PD-680) is both toxic and fIammable. Avoid
prolonged breathing of vapors. Avoid skin contact. Use only in a well-
ventilated area. Keep away from open flame.
b. If any exterior parts are coated with rust preventive compound, remove it with cleaning solvent (PD-680)
c. Read and follow all instructions contained in DD Form 1397, which is attached to a conspicuous part
of the semitrailer.
d. Inspect the equipment for damage incurred during shipping. If the equipment has been damaged, report
the damage on DD Form 6, Packing Improvement Report.
e. Check the equipment against the packing slip to see if the shipment is complete. Report all discrepancies
in accordance with the instructions of TM 38-750.
4-10. SERVICING THE EQUIPMENT
a. Perform the preventive maintenance checks and services contained in Tables 2-1 and 4-2.
b. Lubricate all points as shown in the Lubrication Chart (figure 4-1), regardless of interval.
c. Schedule the next preventive maintenance checks and services on DD Form 314, Preventive Maintenance
Schedule and Record.
d. Report all deficiencies on DA Form 2407 if the deficiencies appear to involve unsatisfactory design.
e. Perform a break-in road test of 25 miles at a maximum speed of 50 miles per hour.