SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS - CONTINUED
Welds. Look for loose or chipped paint, rust, or gaps where parts are welded together. If you find a bad weld, report it to
Electric Wires and Connectors. Look for cracked or broken insulation, bare wires, and loose or broken connectors.
Tighten loose connectors, and make sure the wires are in good condition.
Hoses and Air Lines. Look for wear, damage, and leaks, and make sure clamps and fittings are tight. If a leak comes
from a loose fitting or connector, or if something is broken or worn out, report it to organizational maintenance.
PMCS COLUMN DESCRIPTION
Item No. - The order that PMCS should be performed, and also used as a source of item numbers for the TM number
column on DA Form 2404, Equipment Inspection and Maintenance worksheet when recording results of PMCS.
Interval - Tells when each check is to be performed.
Item To Be Inspected - Lists the checks to be performed.
Equipment Is Not Ready/Available If - Has an entry only when the semitrailer should not be operated or accepted with