Connect tow bar or tow cables (see para. 2-11a).
Shift transmission to N.
Towing a disabled vehicle.
Position M88A1 in front or behind disabled vehicle.
Connect tow bar or cables (see para. 2-11a).
Refer to operator's manual of disabled vehicle for gear position and speed for towing.
Shift transmission to 1st gear to get rolling and then to 2nd if ground conditions permit.
Operation of Caliber .50 Machine Gun. Refer to FM 23-65 and TM 91005-213-10 for instructions on how to
operate and maintain caliber .50 machine gun.
Preparing Hydraulic System for Operation.
Main hydraulic system.
Do not operate hydraulic system with hoses disconnected.
Depress brake and shift transmission to P.
Start engine (see para. 2-10b) and run it at low idle (675 to 725 rpm).