support level can remove, replace, and use the
zed repair activity can remove, replace, and
--Depot level can remove, replace, and use the item.
(b) The maintenance code entered in the fourth position tells whether
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 mainte-
nance, if authorized by the Maintenance Allocation Chart (MAC)
and SMR codes.
This position will contain one of the following
--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 complete
repair of the item.
--Specialized repair activity is the lowest
can do complete repair of the item.
--Depot is the lowest level that can do compl
of the item.
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.
Recoverability codes are assigned to items
to indicate the disposition action on unserviceable items. The recov-
erability code is entered in the fifth position of the SMR Code as
When unserviceable, condemn and
dispose of the item at the level of maintenance shown
in 3d position of SMR Code.