Table 2-1. Operator/Crew Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services (PMCS)
Within designated interval, these 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
N o t Ready/
C h e c k for and have
required, filled, or adjusted as needed
a. V i s u a l l y i n s p e c t w i n d o w s f o r b r o k e n
b. C h e c k doors and panels for proper
operation and security.
C h e c k for any tampering or damage
that may have occurred since last
inspect assemblies such as
carrier, rear step, stepladder
blocks for looseness of
a. B e alert for any unusual noises when
towing semitrailer. Stop and investigate
any unusual noises.
b. E n s u r e t h a t s e m i t r a i l e r i s t r a c k i n g
correctly with no side pull.