DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY TECHNICAL BULLETIN
SEMITRAILER VAN: ELECTRONIC, 6-TON, 2-WHEEL,
Headquarters, Department of the Army, Washington, DC
31 October 1991
REPORTING ERRORS AND RECOMMENDING IMPROVEMENT
You can help improve this Technical Bulletin. If you know a way to make the information more understandable,
please let us know. Mail a letter or your DA Form 2028 (Recommended Changes to Publications and Blank
Forms) directly to: Commander, U.S. Army Tank-Automotive Command, ATTN: AMSTA-MB, Warren, Ml
48397-5000. A reply will be sent to you.
1. General. This bulletin provides implementation in-
ranty of those items to become void (for example, not
following service intervals, using the vehicle for other
structions for the Warranty on the Semitrailer, Van:
Electronic, 6-Ton, 2-Wheel. It contains instructions for
than what is intended).
obtaining services and/or supplies covered under war-
b. Acceptance. The execution of the acceptance
ranty. This bulletin also describes methods of process-
block and signing of DD Form 250 by an authorized
ing warranty claims. For additional warranty information
Government representative, unless vehicles are placed
on the Semitrailer Van or any U.S. Army Tank-Automo-
in contractor storage in which case acceptance shall
tive Command (TACOM) equipment contact your local
mean date of shipment from the contractor's facility.
Warranty Control Office/Officer (WARCO) or TACOM
c. Acceptance Date. The date an item of equip-
Logistics Assistance Representative (LAR). If your
ment is accepted into the Army's inventory by the execu-
WARCO or TACOM LAR is not available or if additional
tion of the acceptance block and signing of a DD Form
information is required, contact TACOM. The number to
250 or approved acceptance document, by an author-
call is DSN 786-7423, COMMERCIAL (313) 574-5423.
ized representative of the Government.
The caller should be prepared to provide: (1) name, (2)
DSN and commercial telephone numbers, (3) complete
d. Contractor. The supplier of equipment who en-
unit designation, (4) identification of the vehicle to in-
ters into an agreement directly with the Government to
clude serial number(s), (5) a brief description of the
e. Correction. The elimination of a defect.
f. Defect. A failure to conform to contract specifi-
2. Explanation Of Terms.
cations or requirements.
a. Abuse. The improper use, maintenance, repair
g. Failure. A part, component, or end item that fails
or handling of warranted items that may cause the war-
to perform its intended use.
Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited.