OPERATION - Continued
Figure 11. Brake and Transmission Controls.
· Place CBT transfer case in low setting prior to backing vehicle into the water.
· Do not exceed fording depth of vehicle.
· If launching interior bay, proceed to Step (16). If this is a ramp bay, proceed to Step (17).
Back vehicle into the water and stop when top of back tire hub is at the water line (hub is in the water).
Back vehicle into the water and stop when top of back tire rim is at the water line (rim is in the water).
Before continuing operations and after entry of vehicle into the water, ensure PARKING
BRAKE control is engaged and vehicle is motionless. Otherwise, parking brake may slip,
allowing vehicle to roll into deeper water. Failure to comply may result in damage to
Dashboard parking brake indicator will illuminate when PARKING BRAKE control is applied.
Pull out PARKING BRAKE control (Figure 11, Item 26) and set transmission range selector (Figure 11, Item
27) to N (neutral).