LOAD EMPTY LIFT FRAME
Verify these conditions exist:
Lift mechanism in deployed position (PLS: TM 9-2320-364-14&P, HEMTT: TM 9-2320-326-14&P).
Lift mechanism hook surrounds bail bar of lift frame (Attach Lift Frame to Container).
Bail bar lock installed on hook (Install Bail Bar Lock).
MODE switch set to AUTO (PLS: TM 9-2320-364-14&P, HEMTT: TM 9-2320-326-14&P).
Stowage toggle switch set to OFF position (WP 0004).
NO TRANS light on (PLS: TM 9-2320-364-14&P, HEMTT: TM 9-2320-326-14&P).
Bail bar lock MUST be securely installed on hook before continuing with
procedure. Without bail bar lock installed, lift frame may disengage from hook and
fall to ground.
DO NOT move vehicle while lift frame is suspended on hook.
Failure to follow these warnings may result in injury or death to personnel and
damage to equipment. Seek medical attention in the event of an injury.
Immediately reduce engine speed and release joystick if lift frame sways excessively or
makes contact with any part of the load handling equipment. Failure to follow this caution
may result in damage to equipment.
With engine at idling speed, set MODE switch (Figure 35, Item 1) to AUTO (PLS: TM 9-2320-364-14&P,
HEMTT: TM 9-2320-326-14&P).
Figure 35. MODE Switch at AUTO.