Operation Under Unusual Conditions (Cont)
m. If vehicle accidentally enters water deeper than 4 ft (1.2 m), do the
Press on brake treadle (4) and hold to stop vehicle.
Set transmission range selector (3 or 3.1) to R.
Let up on brake treadle (4).
Slowly back vehicle out of deep water.
After leaving water, press brake treadle (4) lightly and hold while driving
slowly to dry out brake linings.
When clear of fording area, stop vehicle.
Apply and release parking brake (5) several times to remove water from
brake components (para 2-11c).
Remove water and clean deposits from all vehicle parts as soon as possible.
Deliver vehicle to organizational maintenance as soon as possible.
2-41. SELF-RECOVER VEHICLE USING SELF-RECOVERY WINCH.
a. Winch Mired Vehicle Forward.
For additional information on vehicle self-recovery,
refer to FM 20-22.
Vehicle self-recovery is a two soldier task. Soldiers
must communicate by hand signals.
Shut off engine (para 2-11p).
Soldier A adjusts mirror (1) so Soldier B can be clearly seen during
PTO ENGAGE switch must be in OFF
position before moving selector valve to
prevent equipment damage.
Make sure PTO ENGAGE switch (2)
is in OFF position.