Table 2-1. Unit Level Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services for M113A2 FOV
General checks and services are
the same for all carriers. See
Chapter 28 for specific compo-
Replace ramp control or pump that
leaks (page 28-84 or 28-81).
Tighten or replace fittings on hydrau-
lic fluid tank, ramp cylinder, pump,
leaks, fluid not vis-
and ramp control that are cracked or
ible in sight gage,
crimped, missing or
Hydraulic fluid is poisonous and
can be absorbed through your
skin. Wash off any hydraulic
fluid which contacts your skin.
Read Warning in manual front.
Check hydraulic tank, fluid level, and
service, if needed. Drain hydraulic
system tank and replace strainer
every 1500 miles, semi-annually or
when hydraulic fluid type is changed.
Lower ramp and remove drain plug.
Disconnect hose at filter elbow, re-
move four bolts and washers that se-
cure filter adapter to tank. Remove
filter and packing from adapter.
Clean and inspect tank interior and
adapter with PD-680, Type II.
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