ARMY TM 9-6115-643-24
AIR FORCE TO 35C2-3-445-22
UNIT MAINTENANCE INSTRUCTIONS
Section I. SERVICE UPON RECEIPT OF EQUIPMENT
2.1 INSPECTING AND SERVICING THE EQUIPMENT.
This section provides information and guidance for inspecting, servicing, and installing the generator set under nor-
a. Unpack and inventory all end item components for serviceability.
b. Check that all packing materials have been removed.
c. Check generator set identification plate for proper identification.
d. Inspect generator set exterior for shipping damage.
e. Open battery compartment access door and inspect batteries for damage.
f. Check battery cables for proper polarity connection, damage, and loose connections.
g. Open control panel access door and check panel for damage.
h. Lower control panel and check electrical components for damage or loose connections.
i. Raise control panel and secure fasteners.
j. Check air cleaner assembly for external damage and exhaust opening for obstruction.
k. Check fan belt for looseness and ensure it is not frayed or cracked.
l. Inspect generator set for loose or missing mounting hardware or damaged or missing parts.
N O T E
Dipstick is marked indicating that oil level can be checked and oil added
when engine is running or stopped. Make sure the correct side of dip-
stick is checked.
m. Check oil level. As required, drain preservative from engine and fill with proper lubricating oil, refer to paragraph
n. Unpack grounding rod from inside left engine access door, parallel cable, and auxiliary fuel hose from storage box.
Inspect each item for damage and accountability.
Batteries. For servicing batteries, refer to TM9-6140-200-14
W A R N I NG
Do not operate generator set while servicing radiator. Damage to equip-
ment or personal injuries may result.
a. Remove radiator cap.
b. Check that radiator drain valve is closed, refer to FIGURE 1-12.
c. Fill radiator with proper coolant/antifreeze in accordance with TABLE 2-1. Fill radiator to a level two inches below