OPERATION UNDER USUAL CONDITIONS - CONTINUED
Refer to WP 0004 00 for location and operation of instrument panel indicators and controls.
Ensure parking brake is applied.
Place transmission shift control lever in Neutral (N).
Ensure all accessory switches and controls are in the OFF position.
DO NOT operate the starter motor for more than 30 seconds at a time. After 30 seconds, allow starter
motor to cool for at least 2 minutes before attempting to start engine again. Excessive heating of
starter motor may result in damage or early starter failure.
Turn ignition switch to ON position. System warning lights will illuminate briefly, then go out.
If ambient temperature is below 32F (0C), press ether injector switch on instrument panel.
Start the engine with throttle in the IDLE position. It is not necessary to press the throttle to start a
Turn ignition switch to START and allow the engine to start and run at idle speed.
Increase the engine speed (RPM) slowly to provide adequate lubrication to the bearings and allow the oil pressure to sta-
Run engine at idle speed for 3 to 5 minutes before operating with a load.
Monitor fuel gage and indicators for any signs of abnormal temperatures or pressures. Shut down engine at first sign of