The steel banding used in packaging of power unit has sharp edges. Care should be
taken when cutting and handling banding to avoid injury to personnel.
Remove steel banding around plywood box covering generator set.
Remove lag screws securing plywood box cover over generator set and lift cover off generator.
Remove wooden wedges and spacers from around generator set base.
Remove and save package of technical manuals secured to barrier material covering generator.
Remove four sets of attaching hardware and drop plywood cover from beneath generator set.
Remove barrier material and fiberboard caps from generator set.
Remove packaged fire extinguisher from within generator set enclosure. Unpack and secure fire
extinguisher in bracket on front roadside step.
Remove steel banding around accessory box, unpack and inventory contents.
Refer to DA Form 2258, Depreservation Guide for Vehicles and Equipment, packed with power unit and
follow instructions given for putting unit into service.
Stow technical manuals in box on inside of generator set enclosure rear curbside door.
Stow all authorized accessories in the accessory box.
b. I n s p e c t i o n a n d S e r v i c i n g o f G e n e r a t o r S e t . Refer to Service Upon Receipt of Materiel in TM 5-6115-465-12
for initial inspection and servicing procedures.
I n s p e c t i o n a n d Servicing of Trailer. Refer to Service Upon Receipt of Materiel
in TM 9-2330-205-14&P
initial inspection and servicing procedures.
4 - 2 . I n s t a l l a t i o n . (See figure 4-3.) Installation of the power unit at a worksite involves positioning the trailer
and grounding the power unit.
a. P o s i t i o n i n g P o w e r U n i t . Position the power unit on the worksite as follows:
Select an area as level as possible to install power unit and position trailer.
Set trailer handbrakes and lower landing leg.
Chock both sets of wheels.
Lower both rear leveling jacks, secure leveling jacks with Iockpins, and extend lower tubes by stepping
on hinged pads.