2-LITTER AMBULANCES, SOFT TOP
(M1035, M1035A1, AND M1035A2)
Differences. The difference between the M1035, M1035A1, and M1035A2 2-litter soft top ambulances
is that the M1035A2 is longer, due to new bumpers, and can be equipped with an optional 9,000 lb winch.
These differences affect:
Special Winch-Assisted Operations
Purpose of the Vehicle. The M1035, M1035A1, and M1035A2 ambulances are 2-litter soft tops which
have no armor protection for crew and patients.
Performance. Fully-loaded M1035,'M1035A1, and M1035A2 ambulances will climb road grades as
steep as 60% (31°) and traverse a side slope of up to 40% (22°). The vehicles ford hard bottom water crossings
up to 30 inches (76 centimeters) without a deep water fording kit and 60 inches (152 centimeters) with the kit.
Refer to table 1-15 for cruising range.
Special Limitations. None.
Special Instructions in the Manual.
Refer to paragraph 2-2, Controls, Indicators, and Equipment.
Refer to chapter 2, section VII, Ambulance Operation.