Table 2-2. Unit Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services (PMCS)
for the M915 Family of Vehicles.
Item to Check/
Not Fully Mission
Unless otherwise specified, perform all
lubrication and preventive maintenance
checks and services with truck on level
ground, transmission in N (Neutral),
parking brake applied, and engine off.
Failure to follow this warning may
result In personnel injury.
To validate the vehicle's warranty,
an initial service must be
completed at 5000 miles. All other
services will be scheduled from the
Initial 5000 mile service.
For PMCS and lubrication of
M917A1/M917A1 w/MCS Dump
Truck Body, refer to TM 5-3805-
Performall operator PMCS, as
appropriate, while performing road
test (TM 9-2320-363-10). Drive at
least 5 mi (8 km) to give enough
time to detect malfunctions.
While starting vehicle, listen for unusual
noises and difficult cranking of starter.
a. Listen for unusual noises, hesitation,
and varying Idle speed. Observe
b. Ensure that engine does not exceed
maximum governed speed (2100
c. Check Instrument panel for proper
operation of switches, gages, and
Indicator and warning lights (TM 9-
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