SERVICE UPON RECEIPT
Solvent Cleaning Compound
DA Form 2404
DA PAM 750-8
DD Form 314
DA Form 1397
When a new, used, or reconditioned M917A1, M917A1 with Material Control System (MCS), M917A2, or M917A2
with MCS Dump Body is first received, determine whether it has been properly prepared for service and is in
condition to perform its mission. Follow the inspection instructions and servicing instructions listed below.
Read and follow all instructions on DD Form 1397.
Remove all straps, plywood, tape, seals, wrapping, or any other shipping material.
Degreasing solvent MIL-PRF-680 Type III is an environmentally compliant and low-toxicity
material. However, it may be irritating to the eyes and skin. The use of protective gloves
and goggles is required. Use in a well-ventilated area. Keep away from open flame and
other sources of ignition. When not using MIL-PRF-680 solvents, ensure MIL-PRF-680
solvent container is sealed. Store, handle, and dispose of unused and spent solvents in
accordance with local procedures and plans. Failure to comply may result in personnel
If any exterior parts are coated with rust-preventive compound, remove with cleaning solvent and rags.
Inspect the equipment for damage incurred during shipment. If the equipment has been damaged, report the
damage on SF 361, Transportation Discrepancy Report.
Check the equipment against the packing slip to see if the shipment is complete. Report all discrepancies in
accordance with applicable service instructions (e.g., for Army instructions, see DA PAM 750-8).
Check to see whether the equipment has been modified.
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