SERVICE AND TROUBLESHOOTING INSTRUCTIONS
Section I. SERVICE UPON RECEIPT OF MATERIAL
Upon receipt of a new truck, it must be determined whether the truck has been properly
prepared for service. Follow the inspection instructions found in paragraph 2-2. Read the servicing
instructions found in paragraph 2-3 and follow any that apply to the truck to be serviced. See
TM 9-2320-289-10 when checking equipment for proper operation. Before conducting the inspections
and services listed below, perform the following preliminary servicing:
Dry cleaning solvent P-D-680 is toxic and flammable. Always wear
protective goggles and gloves and use only in a well-ventilated area. Avoid
contact with skin, eyes, and clothes and DO NOT breathe vapors. DO NOT
use near open flame or excessive heat. The solvents flash point is
100°F-138°F (38°C-59°C). If you become dizzy while using cleaning
solvent, immediately get fresh air and medical help. If solvent contacts
eyes, immediately wash your eyes with water and get medical aid.
a. Use dry cleaning solvent (Item 15, Appendix C) to clean all exterior surfaces coated
with rust-preventive compounds. Remove all protective materials used on the
b. Remove all tape and wrappings from the engine, crankcase
exhaust openings, transmission, alternator, and brakes.
c. Remove wrappings from all machined surfaces.
truck during shipment,
breathers, intake and
a. Perform the semiannual preventive maintenance checks and services listed in Section II
of this chapter.
b. Make a complete visual inspection of the truck to see that the required publications,
Basic Issue Items (Bll), and accessories are present.
SERVICING INSTRUCTIONS UPON RECEIPT.
a. If any truck system does not operate properly, refer to the troubleshooting instructions
found in Section Ill of this chapter.
b. Schedule semiannual service on DD Form 314, Preventive Maintenance Schedule and