M2/M3 BFV: TROUBLESHOOTING - OD1610 - LESSON 1/TASK 2
needed locally, or unless the form is being used for missile systems and
equipment reported under AR 750-40.
In the case of missile systems, or
equipment reported under AR 750-40, the time when an item was found to be
NMC is entered in block 9b.
(10) Block 10 - Man-Hours.
This block is left blank unless local use
(11) Column a - TM Item Number. Enter the TM item number that applies
to the faults listed in column c. Circle the number if the fault makes the
equipment NMC for DA Form 2406.
(12) Column b - Status.
Enter the status symbol that applies to the
fault listed in column c.
(13) Column c - Deficiencies and Shortcomings (Minor Faults). Briefly
describe the fault in the equipment. When more than one TM is used for the
inspection or service, draw a line under the last entry for a TM. Under the
line, print the number of the next manual to be used. When more than one
item or when like models are inspected using the same form, enter the serial
number or administration number of each item that is faulty.
following lines, briefly describe the fault.
It is not necessary to list
fully serviceable items when using a DA Form 2404 for more than one item or
(14) Column d - Corrective Action.
Explain the action taken to
correct the fault. Note any parts replaced or ordered and work done. For
equipment needing a DA Form 2409, note repair work done and parts replaced.
Enter that information on DA Form 2409, and print "DA Form 2409" in column d
for those items. If parts are needed, the PLL clerk orders them and enters
the document numbers in column d.
(15) Column e - Initial When Corrected.
The mechanic initials any
faults that are corrected.
He also initials over the status symbol for