P r e v e n t i v e M a i n t e n a n c e C h e c k s and Services for M60A1 AVLB Hull -
maintenance instructions see TM 9-6140-200-14.
Check if cable terminals, posts, bat-
teries, supports, retainers, bolts, and
washers are clean of dirt, excess
grease, and corrosion.
If dirt, grease, or corrosion are
found, remove batteries (page 10-253).
Using a stiff brush and solution of
water and bicarbonate of soda, clean
cables, terminals, posts, batteries,
supports, retainers, bolts, and wash-
Install batteries if removed
Tighten terminals and retainer hold-
down screws carefully to avoid dam-
age to batteries.
Apply light coat of grease (Item 37,
Appendix D) to terminals.
Check battery cover for cracks and