Table 1. Preventive Maintenance Checks and
Services (PMCS) for 613CS Scraper - Continued.
NOT FULLY MISSION
To avoid injury, eye protection and acid-resistant gloves
must be worn when working around batteries. Do not
smoke, use open flame, make sparks or create other ignition
sources around batteries. If a battery is giving off gases, it
can explode and cause injury to personnel. Remove all jew-
elry such as rings, ID tags, watches, and bracelets. If jewelry
or a tool contacts a battery terminal, a direct short will result
in instant heating, damage to equipment, and injury to per-
Sulfuric acid contained in batteries can cause serious burns.
If battery corrosion or electrolyte makes contact with skin,
eyes or clothing, take immediate action to stop the corrosive
burning effects. Failure to follow these procedures may
result in death or serious injury to personnel.
DO NOT use compressed air to clean batteries. Use a clean,
dry rag. Failure to do so may cause injury to personnel.
To reduce battery damage, check battery compartment for
corrosion (greenish/white powder) and do NOT jerk or
pull on battery cables during visual inspection.
a. Access batteries inside engine air
cleaner and battery compartment.
b. Check hold-down for looseness or b. Hold-down is loose or
c. Inspect batteries for a cracked case c. Battery case is cracked or
and evidence of leaking.
leaks are evident.
If machine is equipped with original equipment mainte-
nance-free batteries, batteries will have no filler caps.
d. Check for damaged or missing d. Damaged or missing
battery filler caps.
filler caps are noted.
e. Check for missing, broken, split or e. Damage is noted.
frayed battery cables.
f. Check for damaged battery posts.
f. Damage is noted.
g. Check for rust, corrosion, and
h. Report any problems