Table 1. Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services (PMCS) for M917A1, M917A1 with Material Control
System (MCS), M917A2, and M917A2 with MCS - Continued.
ITEM TO BE
To prevent burns, use caution when
removing fill cap of hydraulic reservoir when
hydraulic fluid is hot. Avoid contact with hot
hydraulic oil. Failure to comply may result in
2. Remove fill cap from reservoir. Clean fill cap vent in
accordance with General Maintenance Instructions
DO NOT disconnect hydraulic lines while
engine is running. Engine must be shut
down and dump body fully lowered or
supported on body props before lines are
disconnected. Failure to comply may result
in personnel injury.
3. Inspect all hydraulic lines, fittings, and components
for signs of leaks. Tighten any connections that are
loose. Ensure that hydraulic lines are supported.
Replace any damaged component.
NEVER work under a raised dump body
unless it is secured in the raised position
with body props and dump body is EMPTY.
Failure to comply may result in personnel
injury or death.
Inspect stabilizer for loose mounting or damage. If
damaged, notify your supervisor.