2-13. OPERATION OF AUXILIARY EQUIPMENT-Continued.
MASTER switch must be on to operate ventilating blower.
Turn VENT BLOWER switch (1) on accessories panel to ON.
Turn VENT BLOWER switch (1) to OFF to stop operation.
Portable Fire Extinguisher Operation.
General. Two portable fire extinguishers are located on the right and left side of the crew compartment.
They are used to fight local fires inside and outside the vehicle.
· Fire extinguisher CO2 can cause suffocation and severe burns.
· Handle fire extinguisher carefully. Do not hit or drop cylinder.
· Do not point fire extinguisher at personnel
· Do not touch cone when using fire extinguisher: hands will be severely burned.
Pull latch (1) and remove fire extinguisher (2) from bracket (3).
Pull safety pin (4).
Point cone (5) at base of fire.
Squeeze handles (6).