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The most significant damage to apparatus from pressure washers occurs when water is sprayed into where?

electrical and electronic components such as the alternator, diodes, wiring connectors, and engine control electronics.

1

Apparatus Inspection can be divided into what 3 distinct parts?

1. Inspection of records
2. Drivers knowledge of apparatus/when maintenance was performed
3. Physical inspection of apparatus undercarriage

2

What are the 4 inspection cycles currently in place for heavy apparatus?

1. Bi-Monthly
2. Aerial Ladder/Pump Test
3. Four month undercarriage inspection
4 Biennial inspection (formerly annual)

3

What 4 things are emphasized and inspected for the Bi-monthly inspection of a rig?

(TECC)
Tools and equipment
Exterior
Cab
Compartments

4

What 5 forms are inspected for the bi-monthly inspection of a rig?

1. F-377 Bi monthly PM
2. F-972 daily pre trip
3. F-973 apparatus and equip check
4. F-704 maintenance
5. F-705 repairs

5

What forms are completed during the bi-monthly inspection?

F-977 inspection form for heavy apparatus
F-979 SCBA inspection

6

What 4 things are emphasized and inspected for the 4 month undercarriage inspection?

(BUSE)
1. Battery compartment
2. Undercarriage
3. Station yard
4. Engine Compartment

7

What two forms are completed during the 4 month undercarriage inspection?

F-978A undercarriage checklist
F-978B undercarriage report

8

Who fills out and signs the F-978A for the 4 month undercarriage inspection?

Capt and BC

9

Who fills out and signs the F-978B for the 4 month undercarriage inspection?

BC

10

Who schedules the 4 month undercarriage inspection?

S&M and subsequent inspections by BC

11

What 5 things are emphasized and inspected for the annual Aerial Ladder Test?

(BUSE-A)
1. Battery compartment
2. Undercarriage
3. Station yard
4. Engine Compartment
5. Aerial ladder

12

What 3 forms are completed during the annual Aerial Ladder test?

F-978A undercarriage checklist
F-978B undercarriage report
Annual aerial ladder test report

13

Who schedules the annual aerial ladder test?

S&M

14

What things are emphasized and inspected during the biennial inspection of a heavy apparatus?

(TECC & BUSE-A)
TECC: Tools and equip, Exterior, Compartments, Cab
BUSE-A: Battery compartment, undercarriage, station yard, engine compartment, aerial ladder

15

What 5 forms are inspected during the biennial inspection of a heavy apparatus?

F-377 Bi-monthly PM
F-972 daily pre trip
F-973 Apparatus and equip checks
F-704 maintenance
F-705 repairs

16

Who fills out and signs the F-977?

Capt and BC

17

Who fills out and signs the F-979?

Capt and BC

18

What 4 forms are completed during the biennial inspection of a heavy apparatus?

F-977 apparatus inspection checklist
F-978A undercarriage checklist
F-978B undercarriage report
F-979 SCBA checklist

19

What 3 things are inspected dealing with station quarters for a biennial inspection?

Quarters, station records, PRB

20

What is inspected under the "members" criteria for a biennial inspection?

Uniforms, grooming, drivers license, ID

21

Who schedules biennial inspections?

By commander, BES

22

Which battalions have even years for inspection?

Which have odd years?

Even battalions = even years
Odd battalions = odd years

23

Any damage to the aerial ladder should be promptly reported for inspection by who?

The mobile mechanic

24

Curved or deformed load transfer pads on an aerial ladder indicate _____, which results from inadequate lubrication.

Overheating

25

LTI and American La France aerial ladders should have lubrication on the bottom and side surfaces of all main beams except the ____ section.

Main

26

Load transfer pads are located where?

Between main beams of sections

27

LAFD DAILY PRE-TRIP INSPECTION RECORD form number?

F-972

28

APPARATUS INSPECTION CHECKLIST form number?

F-977

29

HEAVY APPARATUS UNDERCARRIAGE INSPECTION CHECKLIST form number?

F-978A

30

HEAVY APPARATUS UNDERCARRIAGE INSPECTION REPORT form number?

F-978B

31

SELF CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS INSPECTION CHECKLIST form number?

F-979

32

The Daily Pre-Trip Inspection is divided into what six general areas/steps.

C.G.E.L.B.W= Cock gets every little bitch wet

Cab check, General overview, Engine compartment, Brakes, Lights, Walk around inspection.

33

How many items on the daily pre trip inspection warrants an immediate repair?

11

34

F-972 Pre-trip inspection: what step (area) of the form would you check for "leaks and obstruction"?

General overview

35

F-972 Pre-trip inspection: what step (area) of the form would you check "windows and mirrors"?

General overview

36

F-972 Pre-trip inspection: what step (area) of the form would you check "doors, compartments, and power locks?"

General overview

37

F-972 Pre-trip inspection: what step (area) of the form would you check for "electrical" system voltage?

Engine compartment

38

F-972 Pre-trip inspection: what step (area) of the form would you check the "seat belts?"

Cab check

39

F-972 Pre-trip inspection: what step (area) of the form would you check the "emergency lights?"

Lights

40

F-972 Pre-trip inspection: what step (area) of the form would you check the "suspension/axels?"

Walk around inspection

41

F-972 Pre-trip inspection: what step (area) of the form would you check the "tires" and "wheels/wheel lugs"?

Walk around inspection

42

F-972 Pre-trip inspection: what step (area) of the form would you check the "steering components"?

Walk around inspection

43

F-972 Pre-trip inspection: what step (area) of the form would you check for "compartment inventory"?

Walk around inspection

44

What does the acronym COLA stand for?

Cut in pressure
cut Out pressure
Leak rate
Alarm low pressure warning

45

The air compressor must cut-in no lower than ___ psi during the "cut-in pressure" test for COLA.

What pressure do LAFD apparatus usually cut-in at?

85 psi


100psi LAFD

46

What is the normal "cut-out" pressure for an apparatus during the COLA test?

What is the max?

110-120

Max 130

47

COLA- How long do you depress the brake pedal when checking for leaks in the air brake system?

Air pressure must not drop more than ___ psi for a single vehicle and ___ psi for a combination vehicle

1 min

3 and 4

48

COLA- Reduce air tank pressure enough to cause the low-pressure warning device to activate. Warning device must activate between ___ and ___ psi

55 to 75 psi

49

Generally, an apparatus is brought to the shops under what five conditions?

Annual test, scheduled repairs, non-scheduled (emergency) repairs, routine lubrication, accident repairs

50

Aerial ladders shall also be cleaned and lubricated approximately ___ weeks prior to the annual test.

2

51

What six items are required to accompany the apparatus when reporting for annual tests?

F-978B Heavy Apparatus undercarriage inspection report, logbook, ladders, SCBA, face pieces, and hydraulic tools

52

In MTA yards, adhere to the ___ mph maximum speed limit, or the posted speed limit.

8 mph

53

What must members wear at all times when walking around a MTA yard?

Brush jacket

54

Aerial ladder:

Shims between slide pad and ladder should be tight, report loose or missing shims to ______.

Mobile mechanic

55

Aerial ladder:

Side slide pads should be inspected when the ladder is fully extended. Slide pads that have fallen out should not be replaced by field members, but should be reported to _____ for re-installation and adjustment.

mobile mechanic

56

When pressure washers are operated at excessive pressure settings, what four telltale signs may be observed?

-Paint stripping
-Water in lube areas
-Erosion of softer materials
-Water in sealed electrical components

57

What type of lubrication product is used as chassis grease?

Chevron "black pearl" chassis grease

58

True or false?

The differential and transmission fluid are to be handled by the shops only.

True

59

What's another name for the zerk fitting?

Alemite

60

What are two negative impacts of using power lube equipment?

1. Boots on steering components tear when over pressurized
2. Excessive pressure will permanently distort seals.

61

Members may request apparatus undercarriage painting through what means?

SRS

62

What is the primary focus of apparatus inspection?

Ensure that apparatus is maintained in a clean and serviceable condition so that it is safe to operate and ready for response

Inspection is also the means by which we verify proper preventative maintenance and documentation is being performed

63

When inspecting the aerial ladder, check the top rung of ____ section (section below fly) for damage from impact of hose roller. When the ladder is fully retracted the hose roller can strike the rung.

2nd

64

Damaged grease seals are common where?

Tiller axel kingpins

65

True or false?

Zerk fittings should be wiped before and after lubing.

True

66

Tak 4 (Independent front suspension):

Can members lube the area protected by the boots?

No, but should promptly report any holes or tears in these boots.

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