M2/M3 BFV ENGINE STARTING/CHARGING SYS - OD1603 - LESSON 1/TASK 1
fighting vehicle systems mechanic, for maintenance support of this vehicle.
Personnel awarded this MOS are responsible for performing troubleshooting, fault
isolation, and correction of malfunctions of the various BFV systems.
maintenance functions are described in the following paragraphs using a
representative vehicle, the BFV.
As with other vehicles, certain conditions must exist before
performing maintenance functions on any system of the BFV.
include the tools, materials, parts, personnel, and references that must be
available before performing any maintenance function. In addition, certain safety
precautions must be taken to prevent injury to personnel and damage to the
equipment. The following paragraphs describe procedures for troubleshooting, fault
isolating, and correcting the malfunctions detected.
A list of the required tools follows:
(1) General mechanic's toolkit: automotive.
(2) Ground hop kit.
(5) Electrical connector pliers.
(6) STE-M1/FVS (VTM only).
(a) STE - Simplified test equipment.
(b) FVS - Fighting vehicle system.
(c) VTM - Vehicle test meter.
(8) Radiator testing kit.
(9) Jumper wire.