SECTION I. GENERAL
This manual is for your use in operating and
maintaining the Military Designed DOD Models MEP-
015A and MEP-025A Generator Sets. In- formation is
provided on the operation, preventive maintenance
checks and services, troubleshooting, operator/crew,
organizational, intermediate (Field), (Direct Support and
General Support) and Depot Maintenance.
This manual is primarily concerned with the
operation and maintenance of the generator sets less
engine. However, where it becomes necessary for
understanding, portions of the maintenance and
operation instruction which apply to the engine are
included. For complete maintenance information on the
engine, refer to the engine manuals in Appendix A.
Appendix A contains a list of reference
publications applicable to this manual. Appendix B
contains the Basic Issue Items List and Items Troop
Installed or Authorized List. Appendix C contains the
Maintenance Allocation Chart (MAC), which determines
the level of maintenance responsibility for Army.
Some portions of this publication are not applicable to all
services. These portions are prefixed to indicate the
services to which they pertain; (A) for Army, and (F) for
Air Force. Portions not prefixed are applicable to both
Maintenance Forms and Records
(A) Maintenance forms and records used by
Army personnel are prescribed by DA PAM 738-750.
Maintenance forms used by personnel are as follows:
DA Form 2404 (Equipment Inspection
and Maintenance Worksheet).
DA Form 2407 (Maintenance Request
DA Form 2407-1 (Continuation Sheet
Used for Requesting Support Maintenance).
(F) Maintenance forms and records used by
Air Force personnel are prescribed in AFM-66-1 and the
applicable 00-20 Series Technical Orders..
Reporting of Errors
recommendations for improvement of this publication by
the individual user is encouraged. Reports should be
submitted as follows:
(A) Army-DA Form 2028 (Recommended
Changes to Publications, and Blank Forms), or DA Form
2028-2 located in the back of this manual direct to:
Commander, U.S. Army Aviation and Troop Command,
ATTN: AMSAT-I-MP, 4300 Goodfellow Boulevard, St.
Louis, MO 63120-1798. A reply will be furnished directly
(F) Air Force-AFTO Form 22 directly to:
Commander, Sacramento Air Logistics Center, ATTN:
SM-ALC-MMEDTA, McClellen Air Force Base, CA
95652-5609, in accordance with TO-00-5-1.
Levels of Maintenance Accomplishment
Maintenance Allocation Chart (MAC) for tasks and levels
of maintenance to be performed.
(F) Air Force users shall accomplish
maintenance at the user level consistent with their
capability in accordance with policies established in AFM
Destruction of Army Materiel to Prevent
(A) Demolition of materiel to prevent enemy use
will be in accordance with the requirement of TM 750-
244-3 (Procedures for Destruction of Equipment to
Prevent Enemy Use for U.S. Army)
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