PARKING AREA CHECKS
5. Torque converter temperature gauge.
As a final check before leaving the parking
6 . Horn.
area, set machine into motion and test the follow-
1 . Steering gear.
8. Hydraulic system - boom and bucket control
2. Service brakes.
3 . Parking brake.
Visually check for leaks at drain and fill plugs
in axle assemblies, torque converter and transmis-
Remember, the safety of the operator and other
sion, and at hose couplings and fittings in hydraulic,
workmen, and the efficient operation of the ma-
fuel, air intake, brake and cooling systems. Correct
chine depend upon the performance of all items in
all leaking conditions, and repair or replace gauges
the check list above. Service units at this time if
that are not functioning before continuing opera-
inspection indicates the necessity.
tion of the machine.
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