PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES Continued
ITEM TO BE
In cold weather, the batteries must be
charged immediately after adding water so
the water will combine with electrolyte
and not freeze.
The M548A3 has a second set of batteries
on the right side under the passenger seat.
a. Check that the electrolyte is at the right level
and batteries are in good shape.
b. Take off caps and make sure the electrolyte is at
the right level. Fill if the level is low with
c. Check that cables and terminals are clean and
the connections are tight.
d. Check that the hold down clamps and retainers