After engine warmup, shift transmission directional
control lever from neutral (N) to forward (F) position.
Release parking brake and depress foot throttle
pedal until maximum gear speed is attained.
Shift transmission lever to second gear (2) position;
accelerate until maximum gear speed is attained.
Shift to third gear (3) position and accelerate to
desired travel speed.
Do not downshift to a lower gear if crane
is traveling at a greater road speed than
the maximum speed of the lower gear.
MAXIMUM SPEED (MPH)
Hydraulic Pump Engaged
4WD LO 2WD HI
Hydraulic Pump Disengaged
4WD LO 2WD HI
MOVING THE CRANE IN REVERSE
Apply the service brakes and bring the
crane to a complete stop before shifting
direction control lever to R (reverse).
Moving the crane in reverse requires the same steps as
moving forward except for Step 3 where the transmission
direction control lever is placed to F (forward). Place the
lever to R (reverse).
FOUR-WHEEL DRIVE OPERATION
If more traction is required due to slipping or spinning
wheels, engage rear axle four-wheel drive. Engage four-
wheel drive as follows:
Before shifting from two-wheel drive to
four-wheel drive (or from four back to
two) the crane must be standing still.
Place transmission shift lever to N (neutral).
Position DRIVE AXLE selector switch to 4WD LO.
Select gear speed and direction of travel as
Return DRIVE AXLE selector switch to 2WD HI as
soon as conditions allow.
transmission is disengaged.
Stop crane with service brakes.
Move transmission shift lever to N (neutral)
Set parking brake.