SAFE DRIVING OPERATIONS (CON'T.)
✔ If low brake pressure indicator comes on and stays on,
do not operate vehicle. Notify unit maintenance.
✔ Vehicle steers in opposite direction when transmission
is in reverse. Turn wheel right, vehicle moves left. Turn
wheel left, vehicle moves right. Be sure that the steering
wheel is positioned correctly before moving vehicle.
✔ Do not shift into reverse when vehicle is moving
+forward. Personnel could be thrown from seat.
✔ Do not jerk vehicle around into a hard turn. Failure to
comply may result in personnel being thrown from seat
causing injury to or damage to equipment.
✔ Vehicle must be at a complete stop prior to shifting
transmission to neutral.
✔ Do not use hand throttle control in place of accelerator
for speed control except in an emergency.
✔ Always secure boom, spade, hatches, doors, and all
other equipment before moving out.
✔ Approach an obstruction or obstacle head-on when
possible. Warn crew members to brace themselves.
Secure hatches and doors. Failure to comply may result
in injury or death to personnel.
✔ Secure APU compartment door with door latch.
✔ Do not leave the operator's seat while the engine
✔ Maximum depth of water should be known, do not
exceed a depth of 56 in. The highest wave should not
reach the opening of main engine air inlets.