Table 4-2. Organizational Preventative Maintenance
Checks and Services (PMCS) (Continued)
W - Weekly
Q - QUARTERLY
A - ANNUALLY
M - Monthly
S- SEMI ANNUALLY
ITEM TO BE
WMQ S A
Visually inspect front disc brakes for cracks, scores,
spotting, or other structural damage to the caliper's.
Inspect condition of brake lining. Replace front disc
brakes or brake lining if defective or worn parts are
Visually inspect rear drum brakes for cracks, scores,
deep grooves, and out-of-round. Inspect inside of
drums for smoothness heat checking, and spotting. Inspect
condition of brake lining. Replace rear brake drums or
brake lining if defective or worn parts are found.
Visually inspect pitman arm, tie rods, connecting
rods, and steering shock absorber for corrosion,
cracks, bends, dents or other structural damage.
Replace any damaged parts.
POWER STEERING SYSTEM
Visually inspect power steering gear, pump, and piping
System for signs of leakage, corrosion, and other structural
damage. Inspect power steering reservoir for proper
Add fluid if necessary. Inspect power steering
pump belt for evidence of cracks, breaks, wear, and
proper tension. Replace any defective or damaged parts.
FRONT SUSPENSION ASSEMBLY
Visually inspect U-bolts, shock absorbers, leaf springs
hangers, shackles, and shock absorber brackets for
pitting, nicks, looseness or other structural damage.
Inspect for loose or missing attaching hardware. Replace
any defective or damaged parts.
Visually inspect dust cap, brake rotor, and hub for corrosion,
cracks, pitting, looseness, or other structural damage.
Inspect screws and studs for distortion, damaged heads o
screws. Replace any damaged or defective parts.
REAR SUSPENSION ASSEMBLY
Visually inspect stabilizer bar, U-bolts, shock absorbers,
brackets, leaf springs, spring hangers and shackles for
corrosion, cracks, pitting, distortion, or other structural
distortion. Inspect all attaching hardware for cracks, loose-
ness, or damaged threads. Replace any defective or damaged
REAR AXLE ASSEMBLY
Visually inspect bearing caps for damage or distortion. In-
spect bearing for cracks, corrosion, or other structural
damage. Replace wheel bearing seals and any other defective
Hub and Drum
Visually inspect dust cap, brake drum, and hub for corrosion,
cracks, pitting, looseness, or other structural damage. In-
spect screws and studs for distortion or damaged threads.
Replace any damaged or defective parts.