1-2. Maintenance Forms, Records and Reports
Department of the Army forms and procedures used for equipment maintenance will be those prescribed by
DA PAM738-750, The Army Maintenance Management System.
1-3. Destruction of Army Materiel to Prevent Enemy Use
For destruction of Army materiel to prevent enemy use, refer to TM 750-244-5.
1-4. Preparation for Storage
For information on administrative storage, refer to para. 4-78.
1-5. Reporting Equipment Improvement Recommendations (EIRs)
EIRs can and must be submitted by anyone who is aware of an unsatisfactory condition with the equipment
design or use. It is not necessary to show a new design or list a better way to perform a procedure, just simply
tell why the design is unfavorable or why a procedure is difficult. EIRs may be submitted on SF 368 (Quality
Deficiency Report). Mail directly to Commander, US Army Tank- automotive and Armaments Command,
ATTN: AMSTA-TR-E/MPA, Warren, MI 48397-5000. We will send you a reply.