Table 2-2. Operator/Crew Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services (Contd)
NOTE: 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
M815 MIDSHIPS WINCH
Front and midships winch controls are
identical. Follow front winch operation
checks a. and b. in preceding item 27 for
M815 BOI.STER TRUCK
Vehicle is not ready/
available if mission
requires bolster operation.
Inspect bolster (1), sliding chocks (2), bolster
locks (3), stanchions, chains, and kingpin for bends,
breaks, loose or missing parts.
WRECKER REAR WIN(H
Wear hand protection when handling
winch cable. Do not handle cable with bare
hands. Broken wires can cause injury.
a. While operating wrecker rear winch. inspect
cable for kinks. breaks. and frayed wire.
Bolster, sliding chocks,
bolster locks, stanchions.
chains, or kingpin
broken, bent. loose, or
Cable frayed, kinked, or