Table 2-1. Operator Preventive Maintenance checks and Services (PMCS) - Continued
A - After Mission
D - Daily Checks
W - Weekly
ITEM TO BE INSPECTED/Procedure
Equipment is not
Start pump using water from water tank and check
-Pump drive noisy.
operation of pump drive, pump, roof turret and
-Pump will not
bumper turret, (see para. 2-11).
deliver 250 psi (1700
-Water from turrets in
SOLID will not reach
150 ft (45 m).
FIRE PUMP INSPECTION
Examine pump for signs of oil or water leaks. Check
-Pump pulley worn
clearance between priming pump fiber wheel and the
pump drive pulley; of there is no air space, report to
Organizational Maintenance. Pulley requires
PRIMING TANK INSPECTION
Check level of fluid in priming tank. Top up with 50/50
water/antifreeze solution as required.
ROOF TURRET INSPECTION
Ensure the roof turret valve is in the slightly cracked
Examine roof turret for any signs of damage.
From the cab, remove the locking pin, and check
-Turret or control
turret for freedom of movement.
lever very stiff.
Move spray control lever from fog to straight stream.
Ensure this lever works freely.
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