OPERATION UNDER USUAL CONDITIONS - CONTINUED
OPERATE TRANSMISSION - CONTINUED
ALWAYS bring the RTCH to a complete STOP before changing from forward to reverse to prevent
possible damage to the transmission.
When a lower transmission range or gear is selected, the transmission may not downshift until vehicle
speed is reduced.
a. Depress and hold brake pedal.
b. Release parking brake.
c. Select direction and gear range with transmission control lever.
d. Release brake pedal and begin to move RTCH.
e. As required, select a specific forward or reverse gear for the load.
OPERATE PARKING BRAKE
Never leave the operator's position without applying the parking brake. Failure to follow this warning
may result in injury or death to personnel or damage to equipment.
The parking brake should never be applied as an emergency brake or while the vehicle is moving.
Application of the parking brake while the vehicle is moving can result in major drive train damage.
A buzzer will sound if the driver attempts to leave the driver's seat without first applying the parking
Push the parking brake lever forward to engage the parking brakes at front and rear axles. Raise release collar and pull
the lever backward to release the parking brakes.