Table 2-2. Operator/Crew Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services (Contd)
These checks are to be made in the order listed, within designated interval.
B-Before operation D-During operation A-After operation W-Weekly M-Monthly
ITEM TO BE INSPECTED
PROCEDURE: Check for and
have repaired, filled, or
adjusted as needed
e. Inspect tailgate (10) for damage, security. and
ease of movement. Also check condition and security
of tailgate chains (3), wings (6), lashing hooks (5),
and (11), latches and brackets (4), retaining pins (8),
hinge pins (9), and brackets (7).
f. Check for proper operation of tailgate control
linkage by: first, pulling tailgate control rod hand
lever (12) forward and down to unlock tailgate
latches and second, pushing it up and back to lock
Tailgate does not work.
Tailgate control linkage