Table 2-1 Operator/Crew Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services
Within the designated interval, perform checks in the order listed.
ITEM TO BE INSPECTED
(Procedures: check for and have Equipment Not
repaired, filled or adjusted as
B D AWM
Be alert for unusual noises or abnormal conditions
XM1063: Check tires, including spare, for correct
pressure: Highway- 70 psi (482.65kPa), sand or
mud- 45psi (310.28 kPa)
M129A4: Check tires for correct pressure: 70 psi
A hot brake can cause serious burns.
Exercise caution before attempting to
touch drum after use. If drum is over heated,
radiated heat will be felt before
drum is touched.
Brake drum abnormally
Cautiously feel brake drum for abnormal heat or
cold. An abnormally hot drum indicates a possible
dragging or grabbing drum. An abnormally cool