Leakage. Leakage definitions for operator/crew PMCS shall be classified as follows:
Class I Seepage of fluid, as indicated by wetness or discoloration not great enough to form drops.
Class II Leakage of fluid great enough to form drops but not enough to cause drops to drip from item
Class III Leakage of fluid great enough to form drops that fall from the item being checked/inspected.
Equipment operation is allowable with minor leakages, Class I or II. Of course, you must
consider the fluid capacity in the item/system being checked/inspected. When in doubt, notify
When operating with Class I or Class II leaks, continue to check fluid levels as required in your
Class III leaks should be reported to your supervisor or unit maintenance.
2-5. Equipment Is Not Ready/Available If Column. This column is used for identification of conditions that make
the equipment not ready/available for readiness reporting purposes or denies use of the equipment until corrective
maintenance is performed.
Figure 2-1. PMCS Routing Diagram