OPERATION UNDER USUAL CONDITIONS - CONTINUED
INITIAL ADJUSTMENTS AND DAILY CHECKS - CONTINUED
The wheel lean locking pin and pivot locking pin must be removed before operating machine. Failure to fol-
lowing this caution may result in damage to machine.
Remove wheel lean locking pin from front of machine.
Remove pivot locking pin from center of machine.
Turn on battery disconnect switch.
Occupy and adjust seat.
Adjust rearview and exterior mirrors (if equipped) as required.
DO NOT operate machine unless seat belt has been fastened. Failure to follow this warning may cause
injury or death to personnel.
Fasten seat belt.
DO NOT operate engine in enclosed areas due to the dangers of carbon monoxide poisoning from
exhaust fumes. Always start and operate engine in a well-ventilated area and, if in an enclosed area,
vent exhaust to the outside. Failure to follow this warning may cause injury or death to personnel.
Be ALERT for personnel in the area while operating machine. Always check to ensure area is clear of
personnel before starting engine. Failure to follow this warning may cause injury or death to personnel.
Hearing protection is required when operating machine. Failure to wear hearing protection may cause
Refer to WP 0004 00 for the location and operation of controls.
Starting Engine Above 32F (0C).
Ensure blade is lowered to the ground.
Ensure transmission is in N (Neutral).
Ensure parking brake is applied (parking brake control lever pushed forward).
Ensure all hydraulic control levers are in center HOLD position.
Ensure all accessories are off.
Ensure all personnel are clear of machine.
Insert battery disconnect switch key and turn to ON position.
If temperature is below 60F (16C), press hydraulic unloading valve. Release after engine has started.
Partially depress accelerator pedal and hold during cranking.