Table 4-1. Unit PMCS-Continued
No. W M
ITEM TO BE INSPECTED/Procedures
STEERING ASSEMBLY - Continued
Steering Arm Drag Link
Inspect steering arm and drag link for any scoring, corrosion, bends, or
other damage. Carry out operational test to ensure steering geometry.
U-Bolts, Leaf Springs
Inspect visually for major damage. Replace as required (see para 4-163).
FRONT AXLE ASSEMBLY
Front Axle Assembly
Inspect visually for major damage. Report any damage to Direct Support.
Tie Rod Ends
Inspect tie rod end seals for indication of damage and ensure seals are
properly seated. Inspect tie rod for bends or serious dents. When wheels
are turned, the tie rod should move smoothly. Report any deficiencies to
REAR AXLE ASSEMBLY
Rear Axle Assembly
Check for signs of oil leakage. Check vent lines are firmly attached and vent
AERIAL LADDER/WATER TOWER ASSEMBLY
Hydraulic Oil Tank
Check for signs of hydraulic oil leakage. Report any leaks to Direct Support.
Inspect visually for signs of damage, scoring, cracks, or broken welds.
Report any deficiencies to Direct Support.
Outrigger Extend/Retract Cylinders, Outrigger Jack Cylinders
Check for hydraulic oil leakage. Report any leaks to Direct Support.