d. Remove protective caps, plugs, inserts, wrappings, and tape when inspection/inventory is completed.
Inspect piping openings for damage. Wipe off dirt, grease, o# protective films at time of installation.
e. Remove chocks from resilient mounted components.
SECTION III. INTERMEDIATE DIRECT SUPPORT PREVENTIVE
MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES (PMCS)
3-5. Explanation of PMCS Table. PMCS is designed to keep the equipment in good working condition. This is
accomplished by performing certain tests, inspections, and services. Table 3-1 lists items to be serviced and
the procedures needed to accomplish the PMCS. The "Interval" column tells you when to perform a check or
service. If needed, PMCS may be performed more frequently than the indicated interval. The "Procedures"
column tells you how to perform the required checks and services. If your equipment does not perform as
required, see Table 3-2, Troubleshooting. Report any malfunctions or failures on DA Form 2404. In the "TM"
Number column on DA Form 2404, record the appropriate Item Number from the PMCS table.