2-60 INTERMEDIATE TERM STORAGE (More than 30 days ).The following instructions apply when the pumping
assembly is to be placed in storage for a period greater than 30 days. Additional or supplementary measures may be
directed to meet current or anticipated conditions such as extremes of temperature; exposure to dust, sand, or debris; or
salt air such as in a beachhead location. These instructions do not apply to temporary shutdowns to relocate the pumping
Procedure a., below, must be done with the assistance of direct support maintenance personnel.
Prepare engine crankcase for storage:
The following procedures are most effective when initiated as quickly as possible after the
pumping assembly has been taken out of service with the engine still at or near nor- mal
(1) Turn 2-way drain valve (1) to open position.
(2) Once oil is drained, close 2-way valve (1).
(3) Replace oil filters in accordance with paragraph 2-52.
(4) Fill crankcase with clean lubricating oil.