DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY TECHNICAL BULLETIN
TRAILER, FLATBED: 5 TON, 4-WHEEL
TRAILER, GENERAL PURPOSE, FLATBED, 7-1/2 TON
Headquarters, Department of the Army, Washington, DC
23 August 1990
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2. Explanation Of Terms.
1. General. This bulletin provides implementation in-
structions for the Warranty on the Trailer, 5 Ton,
a. Abuse. The improper use, maintenance, repair
XM1061A1 and the Trailer, 7-1/2 Ton, XM1073. It con-
or handling of warranted items that may cause the war-
tains instructions for obtaining services and/or supplies
ranty of those items to become void.
covered under warranty. This bulletin also describes
b. Acceptance. The final execution of the accep-
methods of processing warranty claims. For additional
tance block by the signing of DD Form 250 by an author-
warranty information on the Trailer(s) or any U.S. Army
ized Government representative, unless vehicles are
Tank-Automotive Command (TACOM) equipment con-
placed in contractor storage, in which case acceptance
tact your local Warranty Coordinator (WARCO) or
shall mean date of shipment from the contractor's facil-
TACOM Logistics Assistance Representative (LAR). If
your WARCO or TACOM LAR is not available or if addi-
c. Defect. Any condition or characteristic in any
tional information is required, contact TACOM through
supplies furnished by the contractor not in compliance
the 24 hour hotline. The number to call is DSN
with the requirements of the contract.
786-7423, COMMERCIAL (313) 574-5423. The caller
d. Failure. A part, component, or end item that fails
should be prepared to provide: (1) name, (2) DSN and
to perform its intended use.
commercial telephone numbers, (3) complete unit des-
ignation, (4) identification of the vehicle to include serial
e. Reimbursement. A provision in this warranty
which allows the Government to recover supply and/or
number(s), (5) a brief description of the problem and (6)
labor costs incurred during the warranty period.
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