3-12. COMMON TOOLS
Use heat guns to heat parts for disassembly or assembly of close fit parts. To
prevent damage, do not use open flame to heat any parts in this transmission.
For authorized common tools and equipment, refer to the Modified Table of Organization and
Equipment (MTOE) for the maintenance activity.
All required tools and equipment must be available within the maintenance shop before repair
of a transmission is started. The use of improper tools and equipment may damage parts and
may result in unsatisfactory performance or failure of the transmission after repairs are
3-13. SPECIAL TOOLS
Special tools are listed and illustrated in Appendix B of this manual.
3-14. OIL ANALYSIS PROGRAM FOR TRANSMISSION
Refer to the appropriate Lube Order LO 9-1450-300-12 (M730A2) or LO 9-2350-277-12
(M113A3) for oil changes and to TB 43-0210 (Army Oil Analysis Program) and TB 43-0211 (Oil
Analysis Program Users Guide) for oil sampling procedures.
3-15. SUPPLEMENTAL MAINTENANCE INSTRUCTIONS
Many maintenance procedures have been standardized and printed in U.S. Army publications.
The following publications supplement the maintenance instructions in this manual:
TM 9-214- Inspection, Care and Maintenance of Antifriction Bearings
TM 9-243- Use and Care of Hand Tools and Measuring Tools
TM 38-230-1 - Preservation, Packaging, and Packing of Military Supplies and Equipment:
Preservation and Packaging (Volume I)
TM 38-230-2- Preservation, Packaging, and Packing of Military Supplies and Equipment:
Packing (Volume II)
DA PAM 730- The Army Maintenance Management System (TAMMS)