PREPARATION FOR STORAGE OR SHIPMENT
THIS WORK PACKAGE COVERS:
Preparation for Short-Term Storage
Preparation for Return to Service from Short-Term Stor-
Preparation for Long-Term Storage
Preparation for Return to Service from Long-Term Stor-
Preparation for Shipment
Short-term storage is storage for two weeks or less. Long-term storage is for more than two weeks.
PREPARATION FOR SHORT-TERM STORAGE
Thoroughly clean vehicle.
Perform Operator Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services (PMCS) (TM 10-3930-675-10).
Fill fuel tank completely to prevent condensation from forming (TM 10-3930-675-10).
Perform Organizational PMCS (WP 0050 00).
Schedule next PMCS on ULLS-G (Unit Level Logistics System Ground).
Store vehicle indoors in a dry, protected area with boom fully lowered and retracted (TM 10-3930-675-10).
When moderate temperatures are expected, leave batteries in place. If extreme cold is expected, remove batteries (WP
0107 00) and store in a protected area.
Check engine coolant to ensure coolant has correct mixture for expected temperatures (TB 750-651).
Seal all openings in engine, including air intake, exhaust outlet, and crankcase breather tube.
Close cab rear window and door.
Ensure engine cover is installed and latched (WP 0143 00).
Ensure master battery switch is in OFF position (TM 10-3930-675-10).
Relieve hydraulic system pressure. Be sure to close evacuation valves after pressure is relieved (WP 0164 00).
Fill in Form DD 1397 completely and attach to a conspicuous part of vehicle.
PREPARATION FOR RETURN TO SERVICE FROM SHORT-TERM STORAGE
Remove seals from all engine openings, including air intake, exhaust outlet, and crankcase breather tube.
If removed, install batteries (WP 0107 00).
Check oil and hydraulic fluid levels in engine crankcase, transmission, axle differentials, wheel hub ends, hydraulic res-
ervoir, and tophandler slewing and spreader motors (LO 10-3930-675-12).
Check coolant level in radiator expansion tank (TM 10-3930-675-10).
Start engine (TM 10-3930-675-10) and idle engine 3-5 minutes to allow it to warm up. Verify that all indicator and
warning lights operate properly on drivers ECS display screen.
Ensure fuel tank is full (TM 10-3930-675-10).
Drive vehicle without a load and check engine, transmission, brakes, steering, and electrical accessories for proper oper-
ation (TM 10-3930-675-10).
Check operation of boom and tophandler (TM 10-3930-675-10).