During all Transporter operations, the operator will drive and be responsible for the
operation of the LHS cab control box. The assistant acts as a ground guide and will
be responsible for directing the operator using hand signals, operating the remote
control unit and winch, and assisting the operator as needed.
a. Place transmission in forward and drive Transporter to unloading area, with rear of Transporter about 16 feet
(4.9 m) in front of where rear of NATO flatrack is to be set on the ground.
Apply service brake and place transmission in neutral.
If NATO flatrack is loaded, inspect load and make sure it is secure.
When selecting PTO ENGAGE switch, engine must be at low idle speed. Se-
lection of PTO ENGAGE switch with HIGH IDLE switch on may result in
sudden application of hydraulic pressure to the LHS, resulting in damage to
PTO ENGAGE switch must be turned off before road transport or severe
equipment damage could result.
d. Turn LHS MODE SELECT switch (1) to AUTO SEQUENCE, and position PTO ENGAGE switch (2) to ON.