request of the lower maintenance level, be authorized to
d. Column 4, Tools and Equipment. This column
the lower maintenance level by the maintenance officer
will be used to specify, by code, those tools and test
of the level to which the function is assigned.
equipment required to perform the designated function.
b. The furnishing of special tools, equipment, and
e. Column 5, Remarks. Self-explanatory.
the like, required by the lower maintenance level to
perform this function, will be the responsibility of the
level to which the function is assigned.
a. A maintenance function assigned to a
5. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.
maintenance level, which for any reason is beyond its
capability, becomes the responsibility of the next higher
a. Changes in the maintenance allocation chart will
be based on continuing evaluation and analysis by
responsible technical personnel and on Maintenance
b. The authority to perform a maintenance function
Request Forms (DA 2407) received from field activities.
does not constitute authority to requisition of otherwise
secure necessary repair parts as specified in current
b. All maintenance prescribed herein will be
performed in accordance with applicable publications.
c. In any instance of conflict with current tool and
equipment lists or current supply manuals, this
a. Normally, there will be no deviations from the
maintenance allocation chart will be the final authority.
assigned maintenance level.
In cases of
Each such instance should be promptly reported by
operational necessity, a maintenance function
Maintenance Request Form (DA 2407).
assigned to a maintenance level may, on a one-
time basis and at the
MAINTENANCE ALLOCATION CHART FOR