Repair During Storage. Keep the forklift in an optimum state of readiness. Accomplish required services
and repairs as expeditiously as possible. Whenever possible, perform maintenance "on-site".
Exercising During Storage. Exercise the forklift in accordance with the schedule outlined in Table 1-1.
Limit depreservation to removal of materials that will restrict exercising. Perform all Before, During, and After PMCS
procedures (Chapter 2). Conduct applicable ESC inspections.
Immediately take actions to correct shortcomings and deficiencies noted. Record inspection and exercise
results on DA Form 2404. Record and report maintenance actions on DA Form 2407. After exercising, restore the
preservation to the original condition.
Replenish fuel and oil used during exercising and note the amount on DA Form 2408-1.
Removal From Storage. Restore forklift to normal operating condition. Resume the maintenance service
schedule in effect at the commencement of storage or service the forklift before the scheduled dates in order to produce a
staggered maintenance workload.
Table 1-1. Forklift Exercising During Storage
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