Section II. POWER PLANT EVALUATION PROCEDURES
Evaluation Requirements . Before inspecting the power plant, insure that fuel, lubricating oil, battery level, and potable water are
adequate and that the power plant will, without damage, operate satisfactorily to perform the requirements of this evaluation.
Procedures. All information will be determined by actual inspection and operation of the equipment. Evaluate each item listed and
record proper rating on DA Form 2404 as described in Section I. All operator/crew preventive maintenance checks and services shall be
performed prior to evaluation.
MODIFICATION WORK ORDERS (MWOs)
Determine if all urgent MWOs have been
All urgent MWOs
One or more urgent
applied. Refer to DA Form 2408-5 in
have been applied.
MWOs have not been
Inspect for obvious defects which
Batteries crank engine
Batteries will not crank
could make the batteries unserviceable,
to required starting
engine to required
such as: cracked or broken cases or
RPM. All batteries
starting RPM. One or
more batteries missing.
Start engine. Note that starter
drops out at 35%, ignition at 95%,
60 seconds. Ready to load indicator
stabilizes at normal. Detect any