Type of Manual: Direct and General Support Maintenance
Equipment Model Number, Name, and Purpose:
M548A1 Carrier, Cargo, Tracked, 6-ton
M548A3 Carrier, Cargo, Tracked, 6-ton
MAINTENANCE FORMS, RECORDS, AND REPORTS
Department of the Army forms and procedures used for equipment maintenance will be those prescribed by DA Pamphlet
738-750, The Army Maintenance Management System (TAMMS).
REPORTING EQUIPMENT IMPROVEMENT RECOMMENDATIONS (EIR)
If your carrier needs improvement, let us know. Send us an EIR. You, the user, are the only one who can tell us what you
dont like about your equipment. Let us know why you dont like the design. Put it on an SF 368 (Quality Deficiency Report).
Mail it to us at: Commander, US Army Tank-Automotive and armaments Command, ATTN: AMSTA-TR-QCL, Warren, MI
483975000. A reply will be sent to you.
DESTRUCTION OF ARMY MATERIEL TO PREVENT ENEMY USE
See the following technical manuals for information on destruction of Army materiel:
TM 750-244-2 Procedures for Destruction of Electronics Materiel to Prevent Enemy Use.
TM 750-244-5-1 Procedures for Destruction of Conventional Ammunition and Improved Conventional Munitions to Prevent
TM 750-244-6 Procedures for Destruction of Tank Automotive Equipment to Prevent Enemy Use.
TM 750-244-7 Procedures for Destruction of Equipment in Federal Supply Classifications 1000, 1005, 1010, 1520, 2530,
5590, 5595 to Prevent Enemy Use.
PREPARATION FOR STORAGE OR SHIPMENT
See MIL-C-62015 for information about administrative storage or shipment of the M548A1 and M548A3 carriers.
This listing includes nomenclature cross references used in this manual.
LIST OF ABBREVIATIONS / ACRONYMS
Many abbreviations are used in this manual. They are listed below. Learn what each one means. It will make your job easier.
Circuit Breaker or common battery
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