Unit Level Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services for M113A2 FOV
Hot parts can burn you. Use care
when working near hot compo-
With engine at idle, sample engine oil
and transmission oil.
A n n u a l a nd
Hardtime interval may be shortened if
T r a n s
equipment operates under adverse
conditions (for artic operations, refer
to FM 9-207; for desert operations, re-
fer to FM 90-3).
If AOAP laboratory is not avail-
a b l e , d r a i n e n g i n e o i l a n d
change filter element/gaskets
every 1500 miles or annually.
T r a n s m i s s i o n o i l s h o u l d b e
drained and filter element/gas-
hours/1500 miles or semi-annu-
Engine and transmission can be
damaged if filled above the full
(F) mark on the gage rods.
To drain engine or transmission oil, re-
move bottom access cover and drain
plug. Inspect oil for metal particles.
Replace engine or transmission oil fil-
ters each time an oil change is re-
quired. If metal chips are found, notify
Direct Support maintenance. See TM
9-2350-261-20, pages 4-3 or 18-8 for
removal of oil filters.
Remove the drivers side access
panel to replace engine oil filter.
Transmission oil filter is re-
placed through the bottom ac-
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