Before servicing the machine, lower all equipment,
stop engine and apply parking brake, unless other-
Use a self-attaching air chuck and stand behind the tread
when inflating the tires. Block blade when working on
Wear protective clothing, glasses, respirator or other
Do not permit smoking or open fires around fuels or
protective items when required.
Clean steps, grab irons and areas of machine you will be
All checks, adjustments, lubrication or maintenance
working on or around.
should be made with the engine stopped, brakes applied
and with all protective locks or controls in the applied
Be careful when working on vehicle. Hot parts such as
position, unless otherwise specified.
cause personal injury.
Turn disconnect switch
Put anti-articulation pin in stored position before operating the machine. Put
OFF and remove key be-
anti-articulation pin in locked position whenever working in pivot area, or if
fore servicing electrical
shipping unit, to prevent machine from articulating. Install lock pin in anti-
articulation pin, after installing anti-articulation pin.