TROUBLESHOOTING TABLE (cont)
TEST OR INSPECTION
TRACKS AND SUSPENSION (cont)
Step 3. Check to see if track pads are loose, worn, or missing.
Tighten loose pads. If any pads are worn or missing, notify
Step 4. Cushions are worn (page 3-33).
If sprockets or cushions are worn, notify unit maintenance.
17. CARRIER RIDES TOO HARD
Step 1. Check to see if carrier has one or more faulty shock
Check shock absorbers for leaks. If shock absorbers leak,
notify unit maintenance.
Feel the shocks after running, Good shocks will be noticeably
warmer than the hull. A cool shock is a faulty one. Notify
Step 2. Check to see if carrier has any broken torsion bars
If earner has broken torsion bar, notify unit maintenance.
18. BATTERIES DISCHARGED.
Step 1. Check to see if battery water level is low (page 3-35).
If water level is low, notify unit maintenance.
Step 2. Too much use of electrical equipment when the engine is
Step 3. Check to see if battery cable connectors are loose,
disconnected, or corroded.
Notify unit maintenance to install disconnected connectors or
tighten loose connectors. If connectors are corroded, notify
Step 4. Check generator drive belt.
If belt is loose, broken, or missing, notify unit maintenance.