PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES (PMCS)
ITEM TO BE INSPECTED
PROCEDURE: CHECK FOR AND HAVE REPAIRED, FILLED OR
EQUIPMENT IS NOT READY/
ADJUSTED AS NEEDED
a. Visually inspect for damage.
Missing or will not crank
engine cracked case
b. Check electrolyte level. Fill as required to split ring. Do
Radiator (Diesel Engine)
a. Check coolant level. (Level should be approximately 1 inch
Approximately 50% area damaged
from bottom of filler neck).
b. Check for damage or plugged cooling fins.
Gear Boxes and Differentials:
a. Visually inspect for evidence of seals leaking.
Class III leaks.
b. Check fluid level.
Check for cuts and general condition
One or more missing/flat,
a. Inspect for damage and loose mounting.
b. Check for proper operation of:
(1) Oil pressure gage (Diesel engine; MIN 18 PSI)
Inoperative oil pressure gage
(2) Oil pressure gage (Gasoline engine; MIN 4 PSI)
or coolant temperature
(3) Coolant temperature gage; 160-185° F (71-85° C)
(5) V.P.I. Fluid handling system
Engines (Diesel and Gasoline)
Listen for any unusual noise
Engine unusually noisy
(See warning note on header page pump engine).