d. Procedures. This column lists the checks or service you have to do and explains how to do
4-12. Reporting Deficiencies.
If you discover any problem with the equipment during PMCS that you
are unable to correct, it must be reported. Refer to DA Pam 738-750 and report the deficiency using
the proper forms.
Table 4-1. Unit Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services (PMCS).
Item to be
Fuel Strainer and
Before performing any maintenance
that requires climbing on or under
trailer, set trailer handbrakes, chock
wheels, and lower rear leg prop.
injury to personnel could result
from trailer suddenly rolling or
Inspect generator set for fuel and oil
leaks, loose or missing components and
hardware, and unusual wear or deterio-
ration. Clean generator set.
Fuel system must be above freezing
temperature when draining water and
sediment from strainer, filters,
Open drains on fuel strainer, and
primary and secondary filters. Drain
water and sediment (para 3-20,
TM 5-6115-585-12). Allow to drain
until fuel runs clean.
Open drain on fuel tank and drain water
and sediment (para 3-13, TM 5-6115-
585-12). Allow to drain until fuel
Clean or replace, as necessary, fuel
strainer in bottom of fuel pump.