a. This section provides ageneral explanation
of all maintenance and repair functions authorized at
b. The Maintenance
Section II designates overall authority and
fortheperformance of maintenance functions on the identified
end item or component.
upon end item or component will
be consistent \ withassigned
Section III lists special tools and test equipment
for each maintenance function as
in Section II.
Section IV contains supplemental
instructions or explanatory
notes for a particular maintenance
e. Section V contains standard torque requirements
to be used when performing
functions unless otherwise specified.
to and defined as
To determine the serviceability
of an item by comparing its physical, mechanical, and/or
with established standards through examination.
To verify serviceability by measuring the mechanical or electrical characteristics of an item
with prescribed standards.
Periodic operations required to keep an item in proper operating condition.
i.e., to clean
to preserve, to drain, to paint, to replenish fuel, lubricants, chemical fluids, and
To maintain, within prescribed limits, by bringing
exactposition, or by
setting the operating characteristics
to specified parameters.
To adjust specified variable elements of an item to bring about optimum
To determine and cause corrections to be made or to be adjusted on instrument or test
measuring , and diagnostic
equipment used in precision measurement. Consists of comparisons of two
one of which is a certified
standard of known accuracy, to detect and adjust any discrepancy
in the accuracy of the instrument
To remove and install the same item when required to perform service or other
ing, seating, or fixing
into position an item, part, or
Install is the act of emplacing
module (component or assembly) in a manner to allow the proper functioning
of an equipment or system.