This appendix contains the lubrication instructions, showing locations intervals and proper materials for
lubricating the trailer. These instructions are mandatory.
Detailed Lubrication Information
a. Clean lubrication points, grease fittings and surrounding areas before applying lubrication.
b. Clean all lubrication points after lubricating to prevent accumulation of foreign matter.
c. Maintain a record of vehicle lubrication and report any discrepancies noted during lubrication. Refer
to DA PAM 738-750 for maintenance forms and procedures to record and report any findings.
d. The dotted leader lines indicate lubrication is required on both sides of the equipment.
a. Keep all external parts not requiring lubrication clean of lubricants.
Dry-cleaning solvent PD-680 used to clean parts is potentially dangerous to personnel and property.
Do not use near open flame or excessive heat. Flash point of dry-cleaning solvent is 138 F (59C).
b. Use dry-cleaning solvent (WP 0026 00-2) to clean and wash grease or oil from metal parts.
c. After parts are cleaned, rinse and dry them thoroughly. Supply a light grade of oil to all polished
metal surfaces to prevent rusting.
d. When authorized to install new parts, remove any preservation materials, such as rust preventive
compound or protective grease, prior to installation. Apply lubricant prescribed in lubrication
instructions if required.
a. The service intervals specified are for conditions where normal operation, temperature and humidity
b. Refer to FM 9-207 for instructions on necessary preliminary lubrication of the vehicle in cold weather
c. After operation under dusty or sandy conditions, clean and inspect all points of lubrication for
fouled lubricants. Lubricate as necessary in accordance with lubrication instructions.
d. After fording operation, lubricate vehicle in accordance with lubrication instructions.