2-29. LOAD HANDLING SYSTEM (LHS) (CONT).
Picking Up a Flatrack in Manual Mode.
Set the transmission range selector (7) to Reverse (R) and back truck up to
the flatrack. Stop approximately 5 ft. (1.5 meters) from hook-bar (8).
Check for overhead obstructions and firmness of ground.
Apply the service brake pedal (9) and set transmission range selector (7) to
To avoid equipment damage, ensure that hook arm cylinders do
not complete full extension while operating at engine speeds
Manual mode is used mainly in event of a failure of control
electrical system. Greater care must be exercised during
operation of MANUAL mode for correct cycle of events to
occur or damage to equipment may result.
Turn the hydraulic selector switch (2) to MAN H.A.