8 November 1993
TRUCK, FORKLIFT: ADVERSE TERRAIN,
10,000 LB CAPACITY, M544E
References: TM 10-3930-659-10 and TM 10-3930-659-20
REPORTING OF ERRORS AND RECOMMENDING IMPROVEMENTS
You can help improve this manual. If you find any mistakes or if you know of a way to improve the
procedures, please let us know. Mail your letter, DA Form 2028 (Recommended Changes to Publications and
Blank Forms), or DA Form 2028-2, located in the back of this manual, directly to: Commander, U.S. Army
Tank-Automotive Command, ATTN: AMSTA-MB, Warren, MI 48397-5000. A reply will be furnished to you.
This LO is for Crew/Operator (C) or Unit (O)
area. Avoid contact with skin, eyes,
Maintenance. Lubrication intervals (on-condition or
and clothes, and DO NOT breathe
hard time) are based on normal operation. Lube
vapors. DO NOT use near open
more during constant use and less during inactive
flame or excessive heat.
Use correct grade of lubricant for
solvent's flash point is 100°F-138°F
seasonal temperature expected.
(38 C-59°C). If you become dizzy
while using cleaning solvent,
AOAP sampling intervals for the engine and
immediately get fresh air and
transmission are 50 hours of operation or 90 days,
medical help. If solvent contacts
whichever comes first. Hydraulic system sampling
eyes, immediately wash your eyes
is annually as prescribed by DA Pam 738-750. If
and get medical aid.
AOAP laboratory support is not available, HARD
Always install the frame locking bar
TIME INTERVALS APPLY
before working In the frame hinge
pivot area (see TM 10-3930-659-10).
Engine, transmission, and hydraulic system oil
Failure to follow this warning could
filters shall be changed when:
cause injury or death to personnel.
a. They are known to be contaminated, or
Clean all fittings and area around lubrication points
b. Service is recommend by AOAP
with dry cleaning solvent or equivalent before
laboratory analysis; or
lubricating equipment. After lubrication, wipe off
c. At prescribed hard time interval.
excess oil or grease to prevent accumulation of
On pictures, a dashed line (- - -) means lube points
on both sides.
Before you start your lube service:
Clean grease fittings before lubricating.
Dry cleaning solvent, P-D-680, is
Use the Lubrication Order as your
toxic and flammable. Always wear
protective goggles and gloves, and
use only in a well-ventilated
Use wrong type/grade grease.
Use too much lubricant.
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