breather cover, then remove filter body from short
nipple by turning body counterclockwise. Cover short
nipple with a clean cloth to prevent entry ,of
contaminating material into power takeoff.
(3) Clean all parts in an approved cleaning
solvent then dry thoroughly with low pressure
(4) Inspect filter wire mesh for damage, or
other defect to body. Replace a defective filter body.
(5) Install in reverse order.
(6) Refer to lubrication order LO 5-3810-206-
12 for interval and lubricant, then change as required.
j. Starter Motor Inboard Beating Service. Refer-to
LO 5-3810-206-12 for correct interval and lubricant, then
service as described below.
(2) Clean the starter motor and bendix drive
with an approved cleaning solvent. Use care not to
allow solvent inside motor, then dry thoroughly.
(3) Inspect all parts visually for signs of wear
or damage. Replace a defective starter motor.
Figure 3-7. Power take-off breather service and
(4) Lubricate as directed in LO 5-3810-206-
i. Power Take-Off Breather Service and Cover
(1) Refer to current lubrication order LO
53810-20612 for correct interval, then remove and
service power take-off breather as directed below.
Section III. PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES
recorded together with the corrective action taken on DA
Form 2404 (Equipment Inspection and Maintenance
Worksheet) at the earliest possible opportunity.
To insure that the crane-shovel is ready at all times, it
must be inspected systematically so that defects may be
3-6. Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services
discovered and corrected before they result in serious
damage or failure.
The necessary preventive
Table 3-2 contains
of the minimum inspection
maintenance checks and services to be performed are
requirements for preventive maintenance checks and
services. This table indicates by an X in the appropriate
numbers indicate the sequence of minimum inspection
column (before, during, after, weekly, monthly, or
requirements. Defects discovered during operation of
quarterly) when the inspection should be performed. A
the unit will be noted for future correction, to be made as
quarterly interval for the crane-shovel unit is equal to
soon as operation has ceased.
immediately if a deficiency is noted during operation
three months, or 500 hours of operation, whichever
which would damage the equipment if operation were
continued. All deficiencies and shortcomings will be