MANUAL CONTENT (Cont.)
DA Form 2028-2
DA Form 2028-2 is used to report errors and to recommend improvements for the tasks in this
Metric Conversion Chart
The metric conversion chart converts English measurements to metric equivalents. Measurements in
this manual are provided in both English and metric units.
Warnings, Cautions, and Notes
You must read and understand this manual BEFORE operating the M871A3 Semitrailer.
Throughout this manual you will see WARNING, CAUTION, and NOTE headings. There are good
reasons for every one of these notices:
A warning is used to alert the user to hazardous operating
and maintenance procedures, practices, or conditions that
could result in injury or death. Warnings must be strictly
A caution is used to alert the
user to hazardous operating
and maintenance procedures,
practices, or conditions that
could result in damage to, or
destruction of, equipment or
mission effectiveness. Cautions
must be strictly observed.
A note highlights an essential operating or maintenance
procedure, condition, or statement.
Warnings and cautions appear immediately preceding the step to which they pertain. It is important
to read and thoroughly understand the warnings and/or cautions before beginning maintenance.
Notes may precede or follow the steps to which they pertain, depending on what makes the most