2-23. SLAVE STARTING OPERATION
a. Position slaving vehicle and disabled vehicle close enough for cable
b. Stop slaving vehicle engine.
Vehicles with kits 5705623 and 5705624 and serial numbers
100,000 and above are equipped with screw-on covers.
c. Remove cover from slave receptacle of disabled vehicle and slaving vehicle.
Ensure all battery cables in disabled vehicle are properly
connected before connecting slave cable. Damage to batteries,
cables, or serious injury to personnel may result from improperly
Use a twisting motion when installing slave cable to the receptacle.
Forcefully pushing the cable onto the receptacle may cause damage
to the receptacle mount.
Ensure all electrical switches in both vehicles are turned off.
d. Connect slave cable to the slave receptacle of both vehicles.
e. Start slaving vehicle engine.
f. Start disabled vehicle engine.
Use a twisting motion when disconnecting slave cable from the
receptacle. Forcefully pulling the cable from the receptacle may
cause damage to the receptacle mount.
g. After engine starts, disconnect slave cable from both vehicles.
Screw-on type covers must be fully tightened to ensure a proper
For ease of removal, apply hand cleaner (Appendix D, Item 11)
on the inside of the cover before installing receptacle covers.
h. Install receptacle covers on both vehicles.
i. Clean and stow slave cable.
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