Section III. PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE SERVICES
35. Daily Preventive Maintenance Services
This paragraph contains an illustrated tabulated
To insure that the equipment is ready for opera-
listing of preventive maintenance services which
tion at all times, it must be inspected systematically,
must be performed by the operator. The item num-
so that defects may be discovered and corrected
hers are listed consecutively and indicate the se-
before they result in serious damage or failure. The
quence of minimum requirements. Refer to figure
necessary preventive maintenance services to be
the daily preventive
36. Quarterly Preventive Maintenance Serv-
35 and 36. The item numbers indicate
of minimum inspection requirements.
a. This paragraph contains an illustrated tabu-
discovered during operation of the unit will be noted
lated listing of preventive maintenance services
for future correct ion, to be made as soon as operation
which must be performed by organizational mainte-
has ceased. Stop operation immediately if a de-
nance personnel at quarterly intervals. A quarterly
ficiency is noted during operation which would
interval is equal to 3 calendar months, or 250 hours of
damage the equipment if operation were continued.
operation whichever occurs first.
All deficiencies and shortcomings will be recorded,
b. The item numbers are listed consecutively and
together with the corrective action taken, on DA
indicate the sequence of minimum requirements.
Form 2404 (Equipment Inspection and Mainte-
Refer to figure 21 for the quarterly preventive
nance Worksheet) at the earliest possible opportunity.