Muffler and guard may be hot.
(18) Remove the muffler guard beneath frame,
inside right front wheel. Store muffler guard on
front of ejector.
(19) Remove muffler and store next t to muffler
guard on ejector.
Weight distribution is now complete, proceed
PREPARATION FOR OPERATION AFTER HELICOPTER TRANSPORT
Preparation for Reconnection. The following eleven procedures are necessary to make the tractor operational.
Do not run the engine without the muffler
Engine must not be run without the air cleaner
assembly securely in place on the air inlet.
Remove transmission skid assembly from
inside bowl and install on rear of tractor.
Hood weighs 181 lbs. (82 Kgs).
Remove the engine hood from the rear frame
and relocate pivot assembly on top of hood. Attach
hood to hanger brackets on the tractor, secure the
safety cables and attach the hood springs.
When securing the safety cables, be sure the
middle loop of each cable is on the outside.