13-10. RECORDS AND REPORTS
13-8. REPAIR, PAINTING, AND PRESERVATION
a. All equipment deficiencies noted during inspections should be repaired in accordance with vehicle TMs.
b. All unpainted metal surfaces must be protected during storage or shipment. Inspect, clean, and spot
paint metal surfaces as required in TM 9-2320-280-10. Unpainted exposed machined surfaces must be
prepared with corrosion-preventive compounds or oil and grease as referenced in TM 9-2320-280-10. Be sure
to select preservatives that will not harm vehicle interior components.
c. Sunlight, heat, moisture, and dirt accelerate deterioration. Install all covers authorized for the
equipment. Close and secure all openings except those required for venting and drainage. Seal all openings
to prevent the entry of rain, snow, or dust.
d. Inflate tires to a maximum of 30 psi (207 kPa).
Lubricate vehicles in accordance with TM 9-2320-280-10 and TM 9-2320-280-20-1 before shipment or storage.
Maintenance records required by AR 750-1 will be maintained and reports submitted in accordance with DA
PAM 738-750 and AR 220-1.