Table 2-4. Operators Preventive Maintenance Checks
and Services (Weekly) - CONT.
Not Fully Mission
∑ Remove all jewelry such as rings, dog tags, bracelets, etc. If
jewelry or tools contact positive electrical circuits a direct short
may result. Damage to equipment, injury or death to personnel
∑ Lead-acid battery gases can explode. Do not smoke, have open
flames, or make sparks around a battery, especially if caps are off.
If a battery is gassing, it can explode and cause injury to
Remove battery box cover (1) and
check for cracks and damage.
Battery box has
damage that could
allow battery box to
separate from fender.
Perform Item 80(a) only if truck has not been run for the last five days
(a) Perform before interval check,
Item 11(a) through 11(n) and idle
truck for 15 minutes on high idle.
Batteries will not
accept a charge.