2-32. PREPARING PLS TRUCK FOR CONTAINER MODE (CONT).
Lifting frame weighs 1,600 lbs. (725 kg). Personnel must
stay clear when installing or removing lifting frame to LHS
hook arm hook. Failure to comply may result in injury or
death to personnel.
Sliders must be deployed before operating LHS in container
mode for proper LHS cycle. Failure to comply will result in
hook arm extending too far and lifting frame may contact rear
of truck. Lifting frame could become unhooked and cause
injury or death to personnel.
Ensure lifting frame is free of snow, ice, and mud when
installing on LHS. Lifting frame may be unbalanced and
may cause injury or death to personnel.
Ensure hydraulic selector switch is in MAN H.A. when
performing Step (49). Failure to comply may result in damage
For detailed instructions on how to operate the LHS on the
PLS truck, refer to (Para 2-29a.) LHS Controls and
Indicators, (Para 2-29b.) Picking-up a Flatrack in Auto
Mode, and (Para 2-29c.) Off-Loading Flatrack in Auto