SHIPMENT AND LIMITED STORAGE INSTRUCTIONS
EXTENDED SERVICE PROGRAM (ESP)
TRUCK, CARGO, 2-1/2-TON, 6X6, M44A3 SERIES TRUCKS (DIESEL)
GENERAL PREPARATION OF VEHICLE FOR SHIPMENT
a. This section provides instructions on preserving and protecting ESP series vehicles for shipment.
b. Protection for vehicles and accompanying equipment must be sufficient to protect the material
against deterioration and physical damage.
Skysol-100 mixture is combustible. Use mechanical ventilation whenever
product is used in a confined space, is heated above ambient
temperatures, or is agitated. DO NOT use or store near heat, sparks,
flame, or other ignition sources. Keep container sealed when not in use.
Contact with Skysol-100 may cause skin irritation. Use chemical resistant
gloves. In case of skin contact, remove any contaminated clothing and
wash skin thoroughly with soap and water. Wash contaminated clothing
before reuse. Eye contact may cause irritation, tearing, or blurring of
vision. Use face shield or goggles when eye contact may occur. In case of
eye contact, flush eyes with large amounts of water for at least fifteen (15)
minutes or until irritation subsides. Inhalation may cause irritation to
upper respiratory passages. DO NOT have food or drink in the vicinity.
Cleaning materials or paints containing chlorinated hydrocarbon
class solvents are not to be used on composite taillights and
parking lights. Damage to taillight and parking light lenses may
Prior to application of preservatives, surfaces must be cleaned to ensure removal of corrosion, soil, grease,
or vehicle acid and alkali residues.
a. Interior of Truck. Remove all dirt and other foreign matter from all painted metal surfaces of the
vehicle by scrubbing with cloths soaked in Skysol-100 (item 17, WP 0393 00). Use alcohol (item 9,
WP 0393 00) to clean electrical parts and electrical contact points. Use warm water for cleaning rubber
parts. Apply preservative compounds to rubber parts as required.
b. Exterior of Vehicle. Clean exterior surfaces of vehicle to ensure removal of all dirt and foreign
matter. After cleaning, immediately dry parts to remove excess cleaning solutions or residual moisture.
Allow parts to air dry or wipe with clean, dry, lint-free cloths (item 18, WP 0393 00).