OPERATE FIXED FIRE EXTINGUISHER SYSTEM
THIS WORK PACKAGE COVERS:
Operate Fixed Fire Extinguisher (Outside) (page 0033 00-1).
Operate Fixed Fire Extinguisher (Inside) (page 0033 00-3).
Driver or soldier
Fire extinguisher installed and seal unbroken
OPERATE FIXED FIRE EXTINGUISHER (OUTSIDE)
If CO2 is discharged into engine compartment while engine is running, engine exhaust may be
poisonous. Poisonous gas can injure you. Stop engine before you discharge CO2. If CO2 is
discharged while engine is running, do not breathe engine exhaust.
Engine fan can blow away CO2 before fire is extinguished. Personnel can get burned.
Equipment can get damaged. Stop engine before you operate fire extinguisher.
Unit maintenance should be notified after fixed fire extinguisher is discharged.
STOP ENGINE (WP 0023 00) (WP 0024 00).