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b. Detailed manufacture instructions for items source coded "M" are found in the maintenance portion of this manual.
Bulk materials required to manufacture items are listed in the Bulk Material group of this manual.
c. Detailed assembly instructions for items source coded "A" are found in the maintenance portion of this manual.
Assembly components are listed immediately following the item to be assembled.
E-5. How to Locate Repair Parts.
a. When National Stock Number of Part Number is Unknown .
1. First. Using the table of contents, determine the functional group or functional subgroup within which the item
belongs. This is necessary since illustrations are prepared for functional groups or functional subgroups and listings are
divided into the same groups.
Second. Find the illustration covering the functional group or functional subgroup to which the item belongs.
Third. Identify the item on the illustration and note the illustration figure and item number of the item.
Fourth. Using the Repair Parts Listing, find the figure and item number noted on the illustration.
b. When National Stock Number or Part Number is Known.
1. First. Using the Index of National Stock Numbers and Part Numbers, find the pertinent National Stock
Number or part number. This index is in NIIN sequence, followed by a list of part numbers in ascending alphanumeric
sequence, cross-referenced to the illustration figure number and item number.
Second. After finding the figure and item number, locate the figure and item number in the Repair Parts List.