1. Apply grease to bearings by turning caps clockwise
4. If you have lost some oil, drain all the oil out of the
one-quarter turn. Fill caps with grease when empty.
unit and replace with a measured amount of 48 oz.
5. Remove level plug and check oil level. Add oil to fill
plug hole until oil runs out of level hole
A level too high may cause over- heating
Copy of this Lubrication Order will remain with the
at high speeds, or a level too low may
equipment at all times, instructions contained herein are
cause premature wear or failures at low
2. Fill gear box through the filler plug hole until oil begins
By Order of the Secretary of the Army:
to run out of level hole. If level plug is difficult to observe
and remove, a hole may be drilled in the mounting
bracket to gain access.
CARL E. VUONO
General United States Army
3. The gyro ball cap, under the basket, should be
Chief of Staff
lubricated whenever the basket fails to rock freely. If you
push one side of the basket down and it fails to rock
back to level, lubricate the gyro ball.
WILLIAM J. MEEHAN, II
Brigadier General United States Army
The Adjutant General
Too much oil will throw a burden on the
motor and could damage it.
Too little oil will result in excessively slow acceleration or
failure to reach top speed.
To be distributed in accordance with DA Form 12-25A,
Operator and Unit Maintenance Requirements for
Laundry Unit, Single Trailer Mounted, with Canvas
Cover, Type )532.
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