PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES Continued
ITEM TO BE
Oil Level (Hot
Make sure carrier is on level surface and
the brakes are set and locked.
Carrier could move, causing serious injury
to personnel and damage to the carrier.
a. Pull back on both steering levers and press the
lock buttons down.
b. Check transmission oil level while engine is
running at a temperature of 160 to 230 degrees F
(71.1 to 110 degrees C) and 1500 rpm.
Any Class III
c. If engine is not up to operating temperature, put
transmission range selector in 23 range and run
the engine at 1000 rpm for 35 minutes.
d. Reduce engine speed to idle (650700 rpm) and
move the shift lever through the ranges.
e. Put transmission range selector in neutral (N)
and set the hand throttle to run engine at 1500