GENERAL PMCS PROCEDURES CONTINUED
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EXCEPT FOR ANY TYPE OF FUEL OR COOLANT LEAK, operation is allowable with
Class I and Class II leakage. WHEN IN DOUBT, NOTIFY FIELD MAINTENANCE. When
operating with Class I or Class II leaks, check fluid levels more frequently. Any type of fuel
or coolant leak, or any Class III leaks, must be reported immediately to Field Maintenance.
Failure to do this will result in damage to machine and/or components.
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Notify Field Maintenance of any leaks you cannot fix.
Use a drain pan to collect draining or leakin fluid. Dispose of all fluids IAW Unit SOP.
Contain and clean up any spilledor leaked fluids IAW Unit SOP.
Leakage Definitions for PMCS
Leakage indicated by wetness or discoloration, but not great enough to
Leakage great enough to form drops, but not enough to cause drops to
drip from the item being checked/inspected.
Leakage great enough to form drops that fall from the item being
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Refer to Lubrication Order 5-2410-241-13 for tables, localized views, and procedural
While reading this manual, keep in mind thatright and left designations are as if you were
sitting in the operator's seat.
1. Recommended intervals are based on normal conditions of operation, temperature, and humidity. When
operating under extreme conditions, lubricants should always be changed more frequently. When in doubt,
notify Field Maintenance.
2. Keep all lubricants in a closed container and store in a clean, dry place away from extreme heat or cold. Keep
container covers clean and DO NOT allow dust, dirt, or other foreign material to mix with lubricants. Keep all
lubrication equipment clean and ready for use. All stored lubricants must be properly labeled and IAW hazmat
3. Maintain a good record of all lubrication performed and report any problems noted during lubrication. Refer to
PAM 750-8 for maintenance forms and procedures to record and report any findings.
4. Keep all external parts of equipment not requiring lubrication free of lubricants. Before lubrication, wipe
lubrication fittings with a clean rag (WP 0022, Item 19). After lubrication, wipe off excess oil or grease to
prevent accumulation of foreign matter.
5. Refer to FM 9-207 for lubrication instructions in cold weather.
6. Refer to AR 70-12 for use of standardized lubricants.
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