2-7. EXPLANATION OF TABLE ENTRIES.
Item Number Column. Items in this column are for reference. When
completing DA Form 2404 (Equipment Inspection and Maintenance Worksheet), include
the item number for the check/service indicating a fault. Item numbers also appear in
the order that you must do the checks and services for the intervals listed.
Interval Column. This column describes when, and how often, the check is to
be made. Thus, if a given check is performed before operation, the word Before is
opposite the check in the Interval column.
Perform the (Before) CHECKS before operating truck.
Perform the (During) CHECKS while operating truck. During operation
means to monitor truck and its related components while being operated.
Perform the (After) CHECKS right after operating the truck.
Perform the (Weekly) CHECKS once a week.
Perform the (Monthly) CHECKS once a month.
Item To Be Inspected Column. The items listed in this column are divided into
groups indicating the portion of the equipment of which they are a part, i.e. front, left,
engine. Under these groupings a few common words are used to identify the specific
item being checked.
Procedures Column. This column contains a brief description of the procedure
by which the check is performed.
Equipment Is Not Fully Mission Capable If: Column. This column contains
the criteria that causes the equipment to be classified as NOT READY/NOT
AVAILABLE because of inability to perform its primary mission. An entry in this
Identify conditions that will make the equipment not ready/available for
readiness reporting purposes.
2-8. SHORTENED MAINTENANCE INTERVALS.
Extreme weather conditions, periods of high use, or combat conditions may dictate that
PMCS is performed more often than is required in the PMCS Tables.
2-9. LUBRICATION REQUIREMENTS.
For lubrication requirements and procedures, refer to Appendix G.