2-3. EXPLANATION OF TABLE ENTRIES - continued.
The "PROCEDURE" column of Table 2-1 tells you how to do required checks and services. Carefully follow
these instructions. If you don't have tools, notify your supervisor.
The "NOT FULLY MISSION CAPABLE IF:" column in Table 2-1 tells you what faults will keep your equipment
from being capable of performing its primary mission. If you make check and service procedures that shows
faults listed in this column, do not operate the equipment. Follow standard operating procedures for maintaining
or reporting equipment failure.
If the equipment does not perform as required, refer to Chapter 3, Section II, Troubleshooting.
If anything looks wrong and you can't fix it, write it on your DA Form 2404. IMMEDIAELY, report it to your
The following are checks that are common to the entire fuel system:
Keep the equipment clean. Remove dirt, sand and debris from equipment to prevent excessive wear and
contamination of the fuel system. Use soap and water to remove dirt
Screws and nuts. Check them for obvious looseness. If you find a screw or nut loose, report it to your
Couplings. Look for wear, damage and leaks. Make sure couplings are tight. Wet spots show leaks, but a
stain around a fitting or connector can also mean a leak. If a leak cones from a loose fitting or coupling,
have unit maintenance tighten it. If something is broken or worn out, report it to your supervisor.
When you check for operating condition, look at the component to see if it's serviceable.