Table 3-1. Operator/Crew Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services (PMCS) for IHMEE. (Continued)
Item to be
Not Fully Mission
Vehicle does not stop.
b. Place transmission in forward gear and
Check -- Continued
allow vehicle to move. Operate the
service brakes. Vehicle should stop.
Parking brake does not
c. With PARK BRAKE lever ON, place
travel select control lever in second gear.
Vehicle should not move.
Check for any unusual steering noise,
Steering binds or is
binding, or difficulty in turning.
Accelerator not working
a. Check accelerator for proper operation.
Hand throttle not working
b. Check hand throttle for proper operation
Transmission does not
observe any unusual stiffness or binding.
Listen for unusual noises or vibrations.
Unusual noises or
vibrations are present.
If a maintenance procedure must be
performed with the engine running, do not
leave vehicle unattended. Failure to
comply may result in injury or death.
Do not operate engine at low idle for long
periods (more than 10 min.). Operating
engine for long periods at low idle may
result in damage to equipment.
running while performing checks 21
Check that horn sounds when horn switch is
Horn does not sound.
pressed (if tactical situation permits).