DRIVING THE VEHICLE (continued)
Preparation for Movement
Before moving the M992A1, check to see that all systems and cargo compartments are
secured for travel. The steps that follow present specific items to be checked before moving.
Make sure conveyor is properly stowed and secured (p. 2-163).
Make sure the following doors are closed and secured:
l Personnel side door (p. 2-133)
l Canister side doors (p. 2-134)
l Top (middle, left, and right) doors (pp. 2-135 and 2-136)
l Upper rear door (p. 2-140) and upper rear door small doors (p. 2-142)
l Lower rear door (p. 2-137)
l APU side and front doors (pp. 2-142 and 2-143)
l Transmission access doors (p. 2-134.1)
l Battery access doors (p. 2-134.2)
l Fuel cap access door
Make sure drivers hatch door and commanders cupola hatch door are secured in open
position (with hold-open latches) or in closed position (pp. 2-143 and 2-145).
Check to make sure the following items are secured with restraint straps (and bars, if
Propelling-charge canisters (p. 2-174)
0.50-caliber ammunition boxes
Check to make sure all projectiles are locked in place (p. 2-180).
Check to make sure all other loose items are stowed/secured.