1-3. DESTRUCTION OF ARMY MATERIEL TO PREVENT ENEMY USE.
Command decision, according to the tactical situation, will determine when the destruction of the sweeper, will be
accomplished. A destruction plan will be prepared by the using organization unless one has been prepared by a higher
authority. For general destruction procedures for this equipment, refer to TM 750-244-6, Procedures for Destruction of
Tank-Automotive Equipment to Prevent Enemy Use (U.S. Army Tank-Automotive Command).
1-4. REPORTING EQUIPMENT IMPROVEMENT RECOMMENDATIONS (EIR).
If your sweeper needs improvement, let us know. Send us an EIR. You, the user, are the only one who can tell us what
you don't like about your equipment. Put it on an SF 368 (Quality Deficiency Report). Mail it to us at Commander, U. S.
Army Tank-Automotive Command, ATTN: AMSTA-Q, Warren, Michigan 48397-5000. A reply will be furnished to you.
1-5. WARRANTY INFORMATION.
All abbreviations used in this manual conform to MIL STD-12 and it's amendments.
1-7. PREPARATION FOR STORAGE OR SHIPMENT.
Refer to Chapter 4, Section VI for preparation for storage or shipment.
1-8. QUALITY ASSURANCE/QUALITY CONTROL (QA/QC).
If there are any Quality Assurance/Quality Control problems with the sweeper, put the problem on a SF 368 Quality
Deficiency Report and mail it direct to: Commander, U. S. Army Tank-Automotive Command, ATTN: AMSTA-Q,
Warren, Michigan 48397-5000. A reply will be furnished to you.
1-9. SAFETY, CARE, AND HANDLING. The following are significant hazards and safety recommendations.
Refueling the Sweeper. This is a normal operating condition. Shut off engine and do not smoke when filling
Connecting/Disconnecting the Sweeper. This is a normal operating condition. Do not go between sweeper
and vehicle until both are shut off and brakes are set.