2-11. SPECIFIC PMCS PROCEDURES
a. The preventive maintenance for which you are responsible is provided in Table 2-1. The checks and
services listed are arranged in logical order requiring minimal time and effort on your part.
b. The following columns read across on the PMCS schedule:
(1) Item Number. Provides logical order of PMCS performance and is used as a source number for
DA Form 2404, on which your PMCS results will be recorded.
(2) Intervals. Shows the interval next to each item number to indicate when that check is to be
performed. The interval will be repeated when consecutive item numbers are to be inspected during the
same interval. Interval columns include:
(a) Semiannual (six month) checks;
(b) Annual (yearly) checks; and
(c) Biennial (every two years) checks.
(3) Item To Be Inspected. Lists the system, common name, or location of the item to be inspected.
(4) Procedures. Provides instructions for servicing, inspection, lubrication, replacement, or
adjustment, and in some cases, having item repaired at a higher level.
Always do your preventive maintenance checks and services in the order prepared. Once it
gets to be a habit, you will be able to spot anything wrong in a hurry.
(5) Not Fully Mission Capable. If vehicle meets criteria in this column, vehicle is not mission