PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES Continued
ITEM TO BE
If NBC exposure is suspected, all air filter
media should be handled by personnel
wearing protective equipment. Consult
your unit NBC officer or NBC NCO for
appropriate handling instructions.
Do not drop or rap filter element when
Two non interchangeable air cleaner types
are used. Make sure you reinstall the right
element and container.
The M548A3 air cleaner element should
not be removed unless directed by unit
maintenance when cleaning is required.
Otherwise, damage may occur to the air
cleaner elementss supports and then non
filtered air will go through to the engine
causing damage to the piston cylinders.
a. Service the air cleaner weekly.