Section IV. LUBRICATION INSTRUCTIONS
e. Carrier Hydraulic Oil Filter Service. The-carrier
4-7. General Lubrications Information
hydraulic oil filter assembly is the replaceable filter
This section contains lubrication instructions which are
element type. Service the oil filter as illustrated in figure
supplemental to and not specifically covered in the
lubrication order LO 5-3810-232-12-1, -2, -3, -4, -5 and -
4-8. Detailed Lubrication Information
a. General. Keep all lubricants in closed containers
and store in a clean, dry place, away from external heat.
Allow no dust, dirt, or other foreign material to mix with
the lubricants. Keep all lubrication equipment clean and
ready for use.
b. Cleaning. Keep all external parts not requiring
lubrication clean of lubricants. Before lubricating the
equipment, wipe all lubrication points free of dirt and
grease. Clean all lubrication points after lubricating to
prevent accumulation of foreign matter.
c. Points of Lubrication. Service the lubrication
points at proper intervals as illustrated on LO 5- 3810-
232-12, -1, -2, -3, -4, -5, and -6.
Over lubrication may cause equipment
failure or damage to working parts.
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frequently, as oil consumption may increase.
(2) The oil may require changing more
and sludge formation will increase under cold weather
Figure 4-1. Carrier hydraulic oil filter replacement.
Section V. PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES
operation were continued.
All deficiencies and
shortcomings will be recorded together with the
To insure that the crane is ready for operation at all times
corrective action taken on DA Form 2404 (Equipment
it must be inspected systematically so that defects may
Inspection and Maintenance Worksheet) at the earliest
be discovered and corrected before they result in serious
damage or failure. The preventive maintenance services
to be performed are listed and described in paragraph 4-
4-10. Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services
The item numbers indicate the sequence of
minimum inspection requirements. Defects discovered
Table 4-2 and 4-3 contain a listing of the minimum
during operation of the unit shall be noted for future
inspection requirements for organizational preventive
correction, to be made as soon as operation has ceased.
maintenance checks and services. This table indicates
Stop operation immediately if a deficiency is noticed
by an X in the appropriate column monthly, quarterly)
during operation which would damage the equipment if
when the inspection should be performed.