LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION OF MAJOR COMPONENTSCONTINUED
M578 RECOVERY VEHICLE DRIVER S COMPARTMENT VIEW
DRIVERS INSTRUMENT PANEL. This
driver to energize various systems in the
panel contains gauges and lights that
vehicle, including hydraulic functions. A
allow driver to observe vital engine,
speedometer and tachometer allow obser-
transmission and electrical functions.
vation of vehicle and engine speed,
DRIVERS CONTROLS. These controls
4 GAS-PARTICULATE FILTER UNIT. This
allow driver to drive and operate vehicle.
filter unit provides protection for driver
against toxic gases (except carbon monox-
DRIVERS SWITCH PANEL. This panel
ide) and extremely dusty conditions.
contains switches and controls that allow
M578 RECOVERY VEHICLETOP VIEW, HULL BOTTOM
ENGINE DRAIN COVER. This cover pro-
4 FUEL PLUGS. These two plugs are re-
vides access for draining engine oil,
moved to drain fuel cell.
POWER PLANT RESERVOIR DRAIN PLUG.
5 TRANSMISSION DRAIN COVER. This
This plug is installed during fording opera-
cover provides access for draining
tions to prevent flooding of power plant
reservoir. The plug should be wired to
hand throttle control rod in the drivers
compartment during normal operations.
RADIATOR DRAIN COVERS, These two
access for draining coolant