The table lists the common malfunctions which
maintenance of the Container Crane or its
components. You should perform the tests/
inspections and corrective actions in the order
This manual cannot list all malfunctions that may
occur, nor all test or inspections and corrective
actions. If a malfunction is not listed or is not
corrected by listed corrective actions, notify your
TABLE 3-1. OPERATOR TROUBLESHOOTING
TEST OR INSPECTION
ENGINE WILL NOT CRANK OR CRANKS SLOWLY
Hydraulic pump engaged.
a. Check position of hydraulic pump disconnect lever. If pump disengaged, do step 2.
b. Disengage hydraulic pump.
Starting circuit connections loose or corroded.
a. Inspect connections at starting motor. If tight and corrosion free, do step 3.
b. Clean and tighten connections.
Battery charge low.
a. Contact Organizational Maintenance to charge/service batteries.
ENGINE HARD TO START OR WILL NOT START - EXHAUST SMOKE PRESENT
Starting aid needed for cold weather.
a. Use cold weather starting aid. If engine does not start do step 2.
Intake air system restricted.
a. Inspect air cleaner inlet hood. If ok, do step 3.