PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES (PMCS),
INCLUDING LUBRICATION INSTRUCTIONS
THIS WORK PACKAGE COVERS:
Semi-Annual (Table 18, page 0155 00-33).
Annual (Table 19, page 0155 00-175).
Tools and Special Tools
Adapter (WP 0926 00, Item 4)
Socket Set (WP 0926 00, Item 71)
Socket Set (WP 0926 00, Item 72)
Torque Wrench (WP 0926 00, Item 79)
Torque Wrench (WP 0926 00, Item 80)
Torque Wrench (WP 0926 00, Item 81)
Torque Wrench (WP 0926 00, Item 82)
Torque Wrench (WP 0926 00, Item 85)
Automotive grease (WP 0928 00, Item 12)
Cleaning compound (WP 0928 00, Item 19)
General purpose detergent (WP 0928 00, Item 35)
Sealing tape (WP 0928 00, Item 39)
Engine stopped (see your -10)
This section details preventive maintenance checks and services (PMCS) and lubrication procedures required for the M113A3
FOV Carriers at the unit maintenance level. For crew level PMCS, see your -10.
MAINTENANCE FORMS AND RECORDS
The forms and records you fill out have many uses. They are a permanent record of the service, repairs, and changes made to
your vehicle. They also tell you whether faults have been repaired. For information on forms and records, see DA Pamphlet
WARNINGS AND CAUTIONS
Always observe the WARNINGS and CAUTIONS appearing in the PMCS tables BEFORE, DURING, and AFTER you
operate the equipment. The WARNINGS and CAUTIONS appear before certain procedures. You must observe these
WARNINGS and CAUTIONS to prevent serious injury to yourself and others or prevent your equipment from being damaged.
(1) Obey all WARNINGS and CAUTIONS when you do PMCS.
(2) Name, caution, and instruction plates should be easy to read. If they are dirty or corroded, clean them, and coat
them with lacquer. See TM 43-0319 for instructions.
(3) If something doesnt work, troubleshoot it using the troubleshooting procedures (WP 0005 00).
(4) Do the semiannual PMCS every 1500 miles (2400 km) of operation or no later than 6 months after the last