OPERATION UNDER UNUSUAL CONDITIONS
General, Slave Starting, Operation in Extreme Cold, Operation in Extreme Heat, Operation in Mud or on
Soft Surfaces, Operation in Sandy or Dusty Areas, Operation in Salt Water Areas, Operation at High
Altitudes, Operation in Snow and on Ice, Fording, Recovery and Towing, Operation Using Night Vision
Devices, Operating Portable Fire Extinguisher, Stopping Engine if an Electrical Malfunction Occurs,
Equipment Lowering With Engine Stopped
References - Continued
WARN I N G
This machine has been designed to operae safely and efficiently within the limits
specified in this TM. Operation beyond these limits is prohibited in accordance with
AR 70-1 without written approval from: Commander, U.S. Army TACOM Life Cycle
Management Command, ATTN: AMSTA-DSA-CS, Warren, MI 48397-5000.
Always use a ground guide when moving machine up or down a ramp when loading/
unloading. Failure to use a ground guide may result in an accident, causing death or injury
to personnel or damage to equipment.
This section contains instructions for safely operating the D7R Dozer, Type I with Winch and Type II with Ripper,
under unusual conditions. In addition to normal preventive maintenance, special care must be taken to keep the
machine operational in extreme temperatures and other environmental conditions.