Table 3-2. Troubleshooting Procedures - Continued
TEST OR INSPECTION
BODY LEANS OR SHIFTS WHEN RAISED.
Body may lean or shift because of high or
gusty winds. Do not attempt to dump under
Check that the dump truck is on level, firm ground.
Reposition the truck if necessary.
Check air pressure in tires.
Adjust air pressure in tires.
Check for broken spring on the chassis.
Report problem to Organizational Maintenance.
Check for wheels sinking unevenly in soft terrain.
Move truck so that wheels will not sink.
Check for load sticking on one side of body.
Lower the body all the way. Break up the sticky load.
TAILGATE CONTROL LEVER WILL NOT RELEASE TAILGATE
Check for signs of dry lube points.
Lubricate as necessary (see LO 5-3805-274-12).
Check for loose connections in the control lever linkage.
Notify Organizational Maintenance
if linkage is out of adjustment.