Section I. LUBRICATION INSTRUCTIONS
equipment clean and ready for use.
b. Cleaning. Keep all external parts, that do not
Drycleaning solvent, P-D-680, used to
clean parts is potentially dangerous to
require lubrication, free of lubricants. Wipe all
personnel and property. Do not use near
lubrication points clean before lubricating the
forklift truck. Clean all lubrication points of ex-
open flame or excessive heat. The flash
cessive lubricant after servicing to prevent a build-
point of solvent is 138° F.
up or accumulation of foreign matter.
3-1. General Lubrication Information
Excessive lubrication may cause
This section contains information on lubrication
equipment failure or damage to movable
instructions not covered in the current lubrication
order. Refer to the current lubrication order for all
c. Points of Lubrication. Service the forklift truck
at the intervals given in figure 3-1.
3-2. Detailed Lubrication Information
d. Intervals of Lubrication. The intervals of
lubrication specified in the lubrication order chart
a. Care of Lubricants. Keep all lubricants in
(fig. 3-1) are based on operation under normal
closed containers and store in a clean, dry place,
away from heat. Keep container cover clean and in
conditions. Modifications of these recommended
intervals may be required under unusual operating
good condition. Keep dust, dirt, and all other foreign
material out of the lubricant. Keep all lubrication