PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES (PMCS), INCLUDING LUBRICATION
Table 1. Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services.
Slave receptacle (NATO connector) is
electrically live at all times and is
unfused. The Battery Disconnect Switch
does not remove power from the slave
receptacle. NATO slave receptacle has
24 VDC even when disconnect switch is
set to OFF. This circuit is only dead
when the batteries are fully
disconnected. Disconnect the batteries
before performing maintenance on the
slave receptacle. Failure to comply can
cause injury or death to personnel.
Check for cracked or broken NATO slave
connector or other damage.
connector is cracked
Check external doors, panels, hinges, and
Cannot shut doors.
latches for damaged, loose or corroded
Operating the generator set with
restricted airflow for cooling can cause
access door inlet panels clear to ensure
maximum airflow for engine and
generator cooling. Failure to comply
can result in poor engine performance
and possible overheating and automatic
Inspect air intake and exhaust grills for
Any restrictions of air
flow or cannot clear
Check to ensure identification plates on
generator set are secure.
Inspect skid base for cracks or corrosion,
Skid base is cracked
missing or damaged lift rings or other
or shows signs of
structural damage or
lifting rings are