TROUBLESHOOTING THE M998 ELECT SYST. - OD1617 - LESSON 1/TASK 3
(b) Deficiencies downgraded to a circled X for more than one
operation may be entered on the DA Form 2404 DEF MAINT. However, a
set calendar date for the end of the limited operations must be
included. Print "DA Form 2404 DEF MAINT" after the limits, and add
the date when the circled X comes off the DEF MAINT record.
date will be no more than one week from the date of the downgrade
(c) Deficiencies downgraded to a circled X for a single day or
operation will return to an X status symbol at the end of that
(d) Equipment cleared for limited operations is still carried
as NMC on DA Form 2406 and DD Form 314.
(3) Column e--Initials.
The CO or maintenance/motor officer
initials for limited operations entries.
The person taking the
corrective action or transferring the information initials other
entries in block 9a.
(4) Blocks 9a and 9b--Signature and Time.
The CO or his
designated representative signs first name, middle initial, last
name, and rank in block 9a.
A signature in block 9a, like a signature in
block 8a, keeps the DA Form 2404 from being used
after the current dispatch.
A new form must be
started for further operation.
Block 9b, "Time," can be left blank, or used locally as needed.
Using the DA Form 2404 for Maintenance Services and Inspections
(figure 13 on the following page).
(1) Block 1--Organization.
Enter the name of the unit which owns
(2) Block 2--Nomenclature and Model.
The noun abbreviation and
model of the equipment goes in this block.
For floating equipment,