STEERING SYSTEM - OD1605 - LESSON 1/TASK 1
TROUBLESHOOTING THE STEERING SYSTEM OF THE
M2/M3 BRADLEY FIGHTING VEHICLE (BFV)
Describe the procedures for troubleshooting the steering
Within a self-study environment and given the subcourse text, without
Within five hours
No supplementary references are needed for this task.
The Bradley fighting vehicle (BFV) has long-range mobility and fire
It is used for land combat and is designed for high first
round kill probability and light armor crew protection.
be carried cross-country while using the turret and firing port
weapons for attack.
The steering system on the BFV is very crucial and must be operating
properly at all times.
For this reason, the mechanic should be
familiar with the steering system troubleshooting and maintenance
Provided in this task are examples of procedures that
the mechanic might perform when troubleshooting the steering system.
Before developing the specific procedures needed to test and
troubleshoot the steering system, a review of some of the general
troubleshooting procedures used for this system will be covered
Also discussed will be the special test equipment used