Table 2-2. Unit Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services (PMCS)
for the M915 Family of Vehicles (Cont).
Item to Check/
Not Fully Mission
Check for looseness in steering
Check steering gear for leaks and
loose mounting bolts and
components. Tighten or replace any
damaged component, if authorized.
Check tie-rod and drag link for
movement by attempting to move by
hand. Visually check ball joint ends
for worn or damaged dust seals. If
movement or damage is present,
make repairs if authorized.
Inspect all steering lines and fittings
for looseness, damage or leaks.
Tighten if loose or replace if
damaged (page 4-613).
Check adjustment of front axle
steering stops (27). With brakes fully
applied, turn steering wheel to one
side to end of travel. Check both
sides of vehicle for interference at
tires and wheels. Minimum clearance
is /2 In. (1.3 cm) from any fixed object
and 314 in. (1.9 cm) from any moving
object. Repeat for opposite end of
steering wheel travel. Make
adjustments as required (page 4-
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