ORGANIZATIONAL PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE
CHECKS AND SERVICES (PMCS)
THIS WP COVERS:
Tools and Special Tools
Tool kit, general mechanic's (item 4, WP 0156 00)
Suitable container (item 1, WP 0156 00)
Cleaning compound (item 4, WP 0159 00)
DA Form 2404
DA Form 5988-E
DA PAM 738-750
DD Form 314
To ensure that the semitrailer is ready for operation at all times, it must be inspected on a regular basis
so that defects may be found before they result in serious damage, equipment failure, or injury to
personnel. This WP contains instructions on inspections, adjustments, and corrections to be performed
by organizational maintenance.
Perform the PMCS procedures listed in Table 1 at the following intervals:
Perform "Monthly" procedures once each month.
Perform "Semiannual" PMCS procedures twice each year.
Perform "Annual" procedures once each year.
Perform "Biannual" procedure every other year.
Perform "Every 100 Hours" procedures every 100 hours.
Perform "Every 200 Hours" procedures every 200 hours.
Perform "Every 600 Hours" procedures every 600 hours.
PMCS items and intervals are to be scheduled on DD Form 314 in accordance with DA PAM 738750.
After operation in water, mud, or loose sand, clean the semitrailer as soon as possible. Lubricate without
waiting for the next scheduled service.
Lubrication instructions are provided in WP 0042 00.