1-9. EQUIPMENT CHARACTERISTICS, CAPABILITIES AND
All models are capable of operating in temperatures from 25 to 120
degrees F (32 to 49 degrees C) and to 50 degrees F (46 degrees C) with the arctic
All models can ford water up to 48 in. (1219 mm) deep for five minutes
without damage or requiring maintenance before operation can continue.
Normal operating range for truck is 225 miles (362 km) based on 100
gallons (379 L) of fuel and 137,250 lb GCWR, traveling over mixed terrain. Varying
loads, prolonged idle, use of the MHC, use of the LHS, off-road driving and climatic
conditions affect operating range.
All models are provided with sufficient tiedown points located so that the
truck can be restrained in all directions during air transport. All models are capable of
transport by highway, rail and sea.
Eight cylinder, V-type, two cycle, fuel injected, electronically controlled,
turbocharged diesel engine.
Push button automatic transmission with one reverse speed and five
High/low range transfer case.
CTIS with four preset tire air pressures for positive traction in areas of
unimproved road surfaces.
Power steering system consists of basic steering system with a hydraulic
boost. An emergency hydraulic steering pump is provided in case of primary system
Fuel system includes one main fuel tank, auxiliary fuel tank (if equipped),
fuel lines, electric priming fuel pump, fuel water separator, fuel pump, secondary fuel
filter and fuel injectors.