Make certain that all components requiring daily lubrication have been serviced. (Refer to LO 5-3810-306-12.)
Hydraulic Reservoir and Filter
Check hydraulic fluid quantity level gauge and check filter condition indicator. Check breather for cleanliness and security.
Check for severe cuts, foreign objects inbedded in treads, and for correct inflation pressures.
Inspect wire rope in accordance with PMCS. Sheaves, guards, guides, drums, flanges, and any other surfaces that come
in contact with the rope should be inspected for any condition that could cause possible damage to the rope.
Visually inspect for nicks, gouges, cracks, and evidence of any other damage. Replace a hook containing cracks or
showing evidence of excessive deformation of the hook opening (including twist). Be sure the safety latch is free and
Check the air restriction indicator. Check filters and tubing for security.
Muffler and Pipes
Inspect all exhaust system components from the turbocharger exhaust to the tailpipe for corrosion, damage, and loose
Check the charge indicator dial to ensure that pointer is in the green zone.
Check cab heater fuel tank is full. The tank is located on the left side of turntable.
Windshield Washer Fluid
Check the windshield washer fluid bottle located in the valve compartment behind the operators cab.