2-13. DRIVE FORKLIFT TRUCK (Cont).
∑ DO NOT allow passengers to ride In cab or outside cab on forklift
truck. Injury to personnel may result.
∑ Before moving forklift truck, ensure that all personnel are away
from danger areas of forklift truck. Specifically, check to ensure
that no one is between forward and rear sections of forklift truck.
Failure to follow this warning may result In Injury or death to
d. Release service brake pedal (3) and press accelerator pedal (2) to start forklift truck in motion.
e. Rotate steering wheel (4) right or left to operate power steering valve and to move forklift truck in right or left
f. Accelerate slowly to prevent slamming of power train components and to ensure that control of vehicle is
g. To stop forklift truck, release accelerator pedal (2) and apply either service brake pedal (3).
2-14. DRIVING TIPS.
a. Travel with forks in lowest position that will clear obstacles, approximately 18 inches (46 cm).
b. Adjust travel speed to terrain and road conditions in work area.