2-4. OPERATOR PMCS PROCEDURES.
Purpose. Your Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services table lists the inspections and care of your
equipment required to keep it in good operating condition.
Interval Column. The interval column tells you when to perform a certain check or service.
Item To Be Inspected. The item to be inspected column lists the components or assemblies of the vehicle to
Procedure Column. The procedure column for your PMCS table tells you how to do the required checks and
services. Carefully follow these instructions. If you do not have the tools, or if the procedure tells you to, have
organizational maintenance do the work.
Reporting or Correcting Deficiencies. If your equipment does not perform as required, refer to Chapter 3 un-
der Troubleshooting for possible problems. Report any malfunctions or failures on the proper DA Form 2404,
or refer to DA PAM 738-750.
Equipment Is Not Ready/Available If: This column tells you when and why your equipment cannot be used.
The terms Ready/Available and Mission Capable refer to the
same status: equipment is on hand and is able to perform its
combat missions (See DA PAM 738-750).