Table 1. Before PMCS - Continued.
NOT FULLY MISSION
Verify all locking devices, safety pins,
Securing strut, locking device, or
and latches are present and implements
safety pins are missing or dam-
can be securely locked in the travel posi-
aged. Rubber shield incomplete
Check for exterior fluid leaks, missing
Any brake fluid leak. Any fuel
items, or damage to equipment.
leak or Class III oil or coolant
Operating a machine with a tire in an under-inflated condition or with
a questionable defect may lead to premature tire failure and may
cause injury or death to personnel and damage to equipment.
a. Check wheel rim for damage and
One or more wheel nuts or rim
missing or broken wheel or rim nuts or
nuts loose or missing. One or
more studs broken off.
Figure 2. Wheels and Tires - Right Side
b. Check tires for cuts, cracks, bulges, or Any tire will not hold air. Any tire
damage that exposes the cords. Listen for has cuts, cracks, leaks, bulges, or
damage that exposes the cords.
obvious air leaks.