Lesson 3/Learning Event 2
If the top of the battery has cracked or blistered sealing
compound, notify organizational maintenance personnel.
See that the
electrolyte level in each cell is approximately three-eighths of an inch
above the separators.
See that the ground strap is clamped to the NEG
terminal on the battery. See that the POS cable is clamped to the frame and
is fastened to the starter solenoid on the engine.
See that the ground
housing. See that the terminals on the battery are coated with automotive
and artillery grease (GAA) to prevent corrosion.
If the battery must be
recharged or replaced, notify organizational maintenance personnel.
Maintenance of the generator is performed by
using the following steps.