PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES (PMCS) - CONTINUED
NOT FULLY MISSION
Do not shift from forward to reverse or reverse to forward without
Monitor transmission functioning as Transmission does not operate
transmission range selector is moved correctly.
through all ranges.
Check operation of cab heater and
defroster if weather warrants use.
With engine running, drivetrain components are hot to the
touch. Use caution to safeguard against burns. Failure to fol-
low this warning may result in injury to personnel.
To ensure accurate engine and transmission oil level checks,
machine must be stopped on level ground.
a. With engine running at low idle and
0.1 Hours Engine Oil
warm, release retainer and open
left-side engine compartment access
b. Wipe area around dipstick and filler
tube with a clean rag (Item 12, WP
c. Remove dipstick and read oil level
on dipstick. Level must be between
LOW and FULL marks on LOW
IDLE side of dipstick.