Problem: The Dishwasher
l project only addressed one problem. The Fleet was very vocal that
additional problems be solved and that fixes be introduced into the
fleet as soon as possible.
additional problems, the thermometer and the fill valve, have been
added to the package. When combined with the water level indicator in
the first iterations, the three most serious dishwasher problems
will have been addressed.
Minimum 15 Year:
Fleet Impact: This
project, when combined with the previous project, will address more than
half of the 3M noted maintenance actions. A substantial improvement in
reliability and availability should be quickly obvious. OPNAV has
included installation funding in FY03 MachAlt line.
project was approved in January 2002. NAVSEA has provided necessary
documentation. Upon award of contract to NAVSEA/Philadelphia,
engineering and test efforts will commence. Fleet ships, in three
homeports will be used to verify replacement parts in CY 02.
classes of ships.