Section III. PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS
AND SERVICES (PMCS)
a. Column 1, Item No. The first column contains the item number
which shall be used as a source of item numbers for the TM number column
To ensure maximum operational readiness, it is necessary that the tester be
on DA Form 2404.
systematically inspected at regular intervals so defects may be discovered
and corrected before they result in serious damage or failure. Any
b. Column 2, Interval.
The second column contains the PMCS
deficiencies discovered that are beyond organizational authorization will be
referred to general support maintenance for correction.
c. Column 3, Item to be Inspected . The third column lists the item to
4-9. PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES
Table 4-2 lists those preventive maintenance checks and services
performed at their designated intervals. The table consists of four columns.
d. Column 4, Procedures. The fourth column contains the illustrated
procedures to be followed.
Table 4-2. ORGANIZATIONAL PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES
ITEM(S) TO BE INSPECTED
On some procedures in the PMCS the main power source must
be on to perform inspection. Be careful when doing PMCS
with main power source on.
For all other procedures the main power source must be shut