Section I. DESCRIPTION AND USE OF OPERATOR'S
CONTROLS AND INDICATORS
2-1. KNOW YOUR CONTROLS AND INDICATORS
Before you attempt to operate your equipment, be sure you are familiar with the location and function of all
controls and indicators. The location and function of the controls and indicators are described in this section.
This vehicle has been designed to operate safely and efficiently within the limits specified in
this TM. Operation beyond these limits is prohibited IAW AR 750-1 without written approval
from the Commander, U.S. Army Tank-automotive and Armaments Command, ATTN:
AMSTA-CM-S, Warren, MI 48397-5000.
Do not use the hand throttle as an automatic speed or cruise control. The hand throttle does not
automatically disengage when brake is applied, resulting in increased stopping distances and
possible hazardous and unsafe operation. Injury to personnel or damage to equipment may
Except where noted, the controls and indicators in this section are applicable to all vehicles
covered in this manual.
In this manual, the term left" indicates the driver side of the vehicle. The term "right" indicates
the opposite side of the vehicle.