Close rear hull drain valve (1). Drain
valve handle is located on right rear of
Close engine compartment drain valve
(2). Drain valve handle is located on right
deck, just forward of fan well.
Close drivers compartment drain valve
(3). Drain valve handle is located in floor
adjacent to right side of drivers seat.
Make sure power plant reservoir drain
plug (4) is installed in power plant reser-
voir drain cover (5).
Inspect bottom of hull to make sure all
access plates are installed.
Make sure that engine is warmed up to
prevent stalling while fording.
Shift transmission into range 1 and enter
water slowly. Do not exceed 4 mph
while crossing. Speed up vehicle when
Perform after fording maintenance after
fording 12 inches (30.5 cm) or more.
Refer to page 3-56.