Preparation for Storage.
Refer to AR 750-1 for administrative storage procedures. If short-term storage is indi-
cated, go to Step (2).
Solvent cleaning compound (MIL-PRF-680) can cause eye and skin irritation. Wear pro-
tective rubber gloves and chemical splash goggles or faceshield to avoid skin or eye con-
tact. Use in a well ventilated area. First aid for skin contact: remove any contaminated
clothing and wash skin thoroughly with soap and water. First aid for eye contact: flush
with water for 15 minutes or until irritation subsides. If irritation persists, call a physi-
cian. If overcome by vapors, move from exposed area and call a physician. In case of
ingestion, do not induce vomiting, call a physician immediately.
Use solvent cleaning compound (Item 3, Appendix E) to clean or wash grease or oil from
all metal parts. All surfaces must be clean to ensure removal of corrosion, soil, grease or
After cleaning, use cold water to rinse CROP. Dry all parts thoroughly with a lint-free cloth
Perform the Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services in Tables 2-1 and 4-1.
Refer to Appendix J and perform all lubrication procedures.
Schedule the next PMCS on DD Form 314, Preventive Maintenance Schedule and Record.
Report all deficiencies on DA Form 2407 if the deficiencies appear to involve unsatisfac-
Spot paint all surfaces as necessary (TB 43-0209).
Preparation for Shipment.
Complete storage instructions according to paragraph 2-18 a. Preparation for Storage,
Refer to AR 746-80 for Marking of Supplies for Shipment.
Refer to AR 725-5 and prepare all shipping documents to accompany CROP.
Refer to TB 9-2300-281-35, Standards for Overseas Shipment or Domestic Issue of Spe-
cial Purpose Vehicles, if CROP is to be shipped overseas.