Section III. PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE SERVICES
35. Daily Preventive Maintenance Services
This paragraph contains an illustrated tabulated
To insure that the fire truck is ready for operation
listing of preventive maintenance services which must
at all times, it must be inspected systematically, so that
l)e performed by the operator. The item numbers are
defects may be discovered and corrected before they
listed consecutively and indicate the sequence of
result in serious damage or failure. The necessary
minimum requirements. Refer to figure 19 for the daily
preventive maintenance services to be performed are
preventive maintenance services.
numbers indicate the sequence of minimum inspection
36. Quarterly Preventive Maintenance Services
requirements. Defects discovered during operation of
the unit will be noted for future correction, to be made as
This paragraph contains an illustrated
soon as operation has ceased.
tabulated listing of preventive maintenance services
immediately if a deficiency is noted during operation
which must be performed by organizational
which would damage the fire truck if operation were
maintenance personnel at quarterly intervals.
continued. All deficiencies and shortcomings will be
quarterly interval is equal to 3 calendar months or 250
recorded, together with the corrective action taken, on
hours of operation, whichever occurs first.
DA Form 2404 at the earliest possible opportunity.
The item numbers are listed consecutively
and indicate the sequence of minimum requirements.
Refer to figure 20 for quarterly preventive maintenance