-Direct support or aviation intermediate level can re-
move, replace, and use the item.
-General support level can remove, replace, and use
-Specialized repair activity can remove, replace, and
use the item.
-Depot level can remove, replace, and use the item.
(b) The maintenance code entered in the fourth position tells whe-
ther or not the item is to be repaired and identifies the lowest maintenance
level with the capability to do complete repair (i.e., perform all authorized
repair functions.) (NOTE:
Some limited repair may be done on the item at a
lower level of maintenance, if authorized by the Maintenance Allocation Chart
(MAC) and SMR codes.)
This position will contain one of the following mainte-
-Organizational or (aviation unit) is the lowest level
that- can do complete repair of the item.
-Direct support or aviation intermediate is the lowest
level that can do complete repair of the item.
-General support is the lowest level that can do com-
plete repair of the item.
-Specialized repair activity (designate the specialized
repair activity) is the lowest level that can do complete
repair of the item.
-Depot is the lowest level that can do complete repair of
No repair is authorized.
-No repair is authorized.
(No parts or special tools are
authorized for the maintenance of a B coded item).
However, the item may be reconditioned by adjusting,
lubricating, etc., at the user level.
(3) Recoverability y Code.
Recoverability codes are assigned to items to
indicate the disposition action on unserviceable items.
The recoverability code
is entered in the fifth position of the SMR Code as follows: