DRIVING THE VEHICLE
THIS WORK PACKAGE COVERS:
Normal, Driving over Rough, Soft or Hilly Terrain, Emergency Procedures for Driving Down Steep Grades For-
ward with Transmission in Reverse, Emergency Procedures for Driving Down Steep Grades Backward with Trans-
mission in 1st Gear, Driving Up Steep Grades, Crossing a Ditch, Shell Hole or Trench, Going Over an Obstacle,
Driving in Sand, Dirt or Rocks
WP 0101 00
If the engine throttle sticks or fails, immediately shut down engine using the fuel shut-
off control, place transmission in NEUTRAL, and apply brakes to bring vehicle to a
stop. Failure to comply may result in personnel injury, DEATH, and equipment dam-
age due to loss of vehicle control.
Do not use hand throttle control in place of accelerator for speed control except in an
emergency. Failure to comply may result in injury or DEATH to personnel.
Secure boom, spade, hatches, doors, and all other equipment before moving out.
Failure to comply may result in injury or DEATH to personnel from shifting equipment
or damage to equipment.