Section I. UNIT LUBRICATION INSTRUCTIONS
4-1. GENERAL. Unit lubrication
is not required for the air conditioner
or generator-set. Refer
to figure 4-1 for Lubrication
Order for the trailer.
Keep all lubricants in closed containers and store in a clean, dry place away from
external heat. Keep container covers clean and allow no dust, dirt, or other foreign
material to mix with the lubricants. Keep all lubrication equipment clean and ready
Keep all external parts not requiring lubrication free of lubricants. Before
lubricating the equipment, wipe all lubrication points free of dirt and grease. Clean
all lubrication points after servicing to prevent accumulation of foreign matter.
4-2. LUBRICATION INTERVAL. Service the lubrication points at the proper intervals as specified in the lubrication
order, figure 4-1. The intervals specified are based on operation under normal conditions. Modification of the
recommended intervals may be required under unusual operating conditions.
a. For lubrication under normal conditions, refer to figure 4-1.
b. For instructions on lubrication in weather below 0F (-18C), refer to FM 9-207.
c. For lubrication before and after fo rding, refer to TM 9-238.
After operating in mud, dust, sand, or other unusual conditions, clean and inspect
all lubrication points. Lubricate the trailer in accordance with figure 4-1.