Table 3-1. Troubleshooting - Continued
TEST OR INSPECTION
Check for proper operation of power steering.
With truck standing still, turn wheels from stop to stop
and hold against each stop for 5 seconds. Repeat this sev-
eral times. If steering problem continues, notify Organi-
FOAMY FLUID ON TRANSMISSION DIPSTICK.
Check level on dipstick with engine at idle and truck on level ground.
If transmission temperature is 100-250°F and fluid level is
about the HOT RUN band or if temperature is below 100°F and
fluid level is above COLD RUN band, notify Organizational
SLOW OR ERRATIC TRANSMISSION ENGAGEMENT.
Check dipstick to make sure fluid is at proper level (refer to LO 9-2320-283-
If fluid is sufficient, notify Organizational Maintenance.
TRANSMISSION FLUID TEMPERATURE GAGE INDICATES FLUID IS OVER-
HEATING DURING NORMAL OPERATION. NORMAL OPERATING TEMPER-
ATURE RANGE IS 100°F TO 250°F.
Check transmission fluid level on dipstick.
Notify Organizational Maintenance if additional fluid is re-
Check dipstick for evidence of foamy fluid.
Refer to Malfunction 22.
Check dipstick for evidence of discoloration that could indicate
water/antifreeze in fluid.
If there is discoloration of fluid, notify Organizational