PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES (PMCS), INCLUDING
LUBRICATION INSTRUCTIONS Continued
Table 18. Semi-Annual Unit Level Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services for M113A3 FOV
ITEM TO BE
Do not allow engine to operate for
prolonged periods if outside air
temperature is less than 85
gauge is above 200
C) or outside air
temperature is above 85
gauge is above 225
damage to engine may result.
Be sure that all operator level PMCS in
your -10 have been completed prior to
performing this PMCS. Any non-mission
capable faults must be corrected prior to
Check instruments, gauges, and warning
lights for normal indications as outlined in
All operator recorded problems should be
reviewed prior to road test.
When conditions prevent a road test,
perform engine idle test (Step 3a. ),
governed no load test (Step 4a. ), and stall
check (Step 5a. ).
a. Start engine (see your -10). Perform a road test.
Drive carrier atleast 5 miles (8 km).
Any Class III
Left and Right
Power plant can be damaged. Do not pivot
steer when carrier is moving except in a
track failure emergency.