8-3. TRANSMISSION OIL SERVICE (CONT).
Transmission dipstick is
removed by rotating handle
counterclockwise and pulling
Remove transmission dipstick (6) from
dipstick tube (7).
Check both sides of dipstick.
Reading may be inaccurate on
one side of dipstick, as a result of
oil lying in dipstick tube.
Frequently check transmission
and stop filling when oil is in
COLD RUN range.
Fill transmission at dipstick tube (7). Stop
filling when oil is in COLD RUN range on
Install dipstick (6) in dipstick tube (7).
Start engine, run at 1,000 RPM for one
minute and return engine to idle.
Ensure there are no personnel in front of truck when placing it into drive. Failure to do so
may result in injury or death to personnel.
Apply brake pedal, set transmission range selector to Drive (D) and run engine at 1,000 rpm until
transmission temperature reaches 160 to 180 degrees F (71 to 82 degrees C).
Return engine to idle, set transmission range selector to Neutral (N) and release brake pedal.
Check transmission oil level, (TM 9-2320-364-10).
Shut off engine, (TM 9-2320-364-10).
Remove wheel chocks, (TM 9-2320-364-10).
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