There must always be at least five wraps of cable on winch.
If load is applied with less than five wraps of cable on winch,
cable may come loose on drum.
Check for at least five wraps of cable (9) left on winch (14). If at least five
wraps of cable are not left on winch, stop using self-recovery winch.
Avoid quick, jerking, winch operation. Keep other personnel
well away from trucks involved in winching operation. A
snapped cable or shifting load can cause serious injury or
Do not exceed winch pull capacity or winch may be damaged.
If winch (14) has trouble with pull, stop using self-recovery winch and
notify Unit Maintenance.