CHECK UNPACKED EQUIPMENT.
Inspect the equipment for damage incurred during shipment. If the equipment has been damaged, report the
damage on SF 364, Report of Discrepancy.
Check the equipment against the packing list to see if the shipment is complete. Report all discrepancies in
accordance with the instructions of DA PAM 738-750.
Check to see whether the equipment has been modified.
SECTION III. UNIT PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES
PMCS Requirements. This section contains unit PMCS requirements for the power distribution panel. Table 4-2
contains checks and services necessary to ensure that the equipment is ready for operation. Use the PMCS table and
perform maintenance at the specified intervals.
Item Numbers. Item numbers are assigned in chronological ascending sequence regardless of interval
designation. These numbers are used for your 'TM number" column on DA Form 2404, Equipment Inspection and
Maintenance Work Sheet, in recording the results of PMCS.
Interval Column. This column determines the time period designated to perform PMCS.
Item To Be Inspected Column. The columns list functional group assemblies and subassemblies as shown on the
maintenance allocation chart. The appropriate check or service procedure follows the specific item to be inspected.
4.7.5. Procedure Column. This column gives the procedure you must do to check or service the item listed in the
Check]Service column to know if the equipment is ready or available for its intended mission or for operation. You must
do the procedure at the time stated in the interval column.
Always perform your PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE tasks in the listed order.
If you discover a maintenance problem while performing PMCS, troubleshoot it with the instructions in Section IV.
Report defective components to higher level of maintenance.
When performing PMCS, take along the tools and supplies needed to make all checks.
Remove the deadfront panel assembly (para 4.13) and open all lower door assemblies to enable a complete