If the M917 Dump Truck Body must be kept in continuous
operation, check and service only those items that must be checked
during operation without shutting down the equipment.
Preventive maintenance is not limited to performing the checks and services listed in the PMCS table. When
performing PMCS, check all components as follows:
Cleaning solvent is combustible. Use mechanical ventilation whenever
product is used in a confined space. DO NOT use or store near heat,
sparks, flame, or other ignition sources. Keep container sealed when
not in use. Failure to comply may result in death or injury to
personnel. Seek medical attention in the event of an injury.
Contact with cleaning solvent compound may cause skin irritation. Use
chemical-resistant gloves. In case of skin contact, remove any
contaminated clothing before reuse. Eye contact may cause irritation,
tearing, or blurring of vision. Use face shield or goggles when eye
contact may occur. In case of eye contact, flush eyes with large
amounts of water for at least 15 minutes or until irritation subsides.
Inhalation may cause irritation to upper respiratory passages. DO NOT
have food or drink in the vicinity. Failure to comply may result in
death or injury to personnel. Seek medical attention in the event of an
Compressed air source will not exceed 30 psi (207 kPa). When
cleaning with compressed air, eye shields must be worn. Failure to
comply may result in injury to personnel. Seek medical attention in the
event of an injury.
1. Keep it clean - Dirt, grease, oil, and debris get in the way and may cover up a serious problem. Clean
work area as needed. Use cleaning solvent to clean oil and grease from all exterior metal surfaces of
equipment. Use a soap and water solution to clean dirt and debris from all exterior and interior surfaces,
and rinse thoroughly with clean water.
2. Bolts, nuts, and screws - Check for obvious looseness and missing, bent, or broken condition. Look for
corrosion around bolt heads. If mounting hardware is loose, damaged, or corroded, notify Field
3. Wiring harnesses, wires, and connectors - Look for cracked or broken wiring where present. If damaged
wiring or loose connections are found, notify Field Maintenance.
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