CONTAINERIZED SELF SERVICE LAUNDRY (CSSL) MODEL A
THIS SECTION COVERS:
CSSL set up but not in operation
This section contains Operator Maintenance applicable to the CSSL as authorized by the Maintenance
Allocation Chart (MAC) in WP 0045 of this manual.
Maintenance procedures in this section can be performed by one person, unless otherwise indicated.
Read all WARNINGs, CAUTIONs, and NOTEs carefully before attempting these procedures, including
the warnings at the front of this manual.
CSSL component maintenance programs must be followed using the
applicable technical manuals. To prolong the serviceable life of this
equipment it is essential that maintenance procedures be adhered to.
Refer to the appropriate component technical manuals identified in work package 0001 00 and 0044 00
for specific maintenance instructions pertaining to the freshwater pump, modified type III general cargo
container, 3,000 gallon tanks (if used), space heater, and washer/ dryers. Maintenance instructions
covered in this section are CSSL-unique.
Refer to Table 1 of work package 0009 00, Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services for CSSL.
Do not use any tools to tighten the washer water hoses. Hand-tighten
these hoses if necessary. Over tightening the hoses will cause water
Use common tools (pliers, open-end wrenches, etc.) to tighten fresh and wastewater lines as necessary
to eliminate minor leaks.
Check dryer exhaust hoses frequently (at least weekly when the laundry is in operation) for proper
attachment to dryers and exhaust vents. While dryers are on, check exhaust vent exit for free air flow.