Table 4-1. Unit Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services (PMCS). CONT.
H Hours of operation
W -- Weekly
Item to be
Data Plates and
Rear Leg Prop
Wheels and Tires
Inspect for broken links or missing chain(s).
Replace any cracked, broken, or missing
Make sure data plates are legible and
secure. Replace illegible data plates
Inspect brackets and leg for bent or
Inspect bracket and leg prop for bent or
a. Inspect shackles, bearings, pinks, leaf
springs and spring eyes for damage or
b. Inspect mounting brackets for cracks or
loose or missing hardware.
c. Inspect shock absorbers for damage or
a. Check for damaged axle tube.
b. Check for loose or missing U-bolts or
a. Check serviceability of tires as
indicated in TM 9-2610-200-24.
b. Tighten wheel stud nuts.
Inspect brake linings for wear. Replace
if brake shoe lining is less than l/8-
inch (3.2 mm) thick.
Inspect brake adjusting screw, retaining
screw, retaining pins, springs,
and clips for corrosion and wear.