Table 2-1. Operator/Crew Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services (PMCS)
W i t h i n d e s i g n a t e d i n t e r v a l , t h e s e checks are to be performed in the order
E q u i p m e n t is
I t e m To Be Inspected
Check for and have
required, filled, or adjusted as needed
a . O p e n drain cocks (1) on air
Close drain cocks.
An assistant is required while
checking the brake lights.
If tactical situation permits,
connect intervehicular cable to the towing
v e h i c l e . Operate the vehicle light switch
through all settings and check the lights.
b . C h e c k for damage and presence of
I n s p e c t handcrank (1), gearbox (2)
and landing leg foot (3) for secure
C h e c k that handcrank holder (4)
stows handcrank (1) securely.
b . W h e n cranking landing leg (5), check
t h a t each leg moves smoothly and does not
b i n d . P u l l out handcrank and check for
high speed operation. Push in for low