Table 4-1. Organizational Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services (PMCS) (Con't).
ITEM TO BE
Be alert for any unusual noises that may indicate
damage or looseness in springs.
a. Perform road test. Give special attention to items that were re-
paired or adjusted. Be alert for unusual or excessive noises that
may indicate damage, looseness, defects, or deficient lubrica-
tion in attachments or wheels.
Cautiously feeI each wheel hub and brakedrum. Seri-
ous burns can result from touching an overheated
b. After road test, cautiously feel wheel hubs and brakedrums for ex-
cess heat. An overheated wheel hub and brakedrum indicate an
improperly adjusted or defective brake, or a dry wheel bearing.