After the engine starts, operate the engine just above idle for 30 to 60 seconds before driving
the vehicle. Check the readings on the gauges before moving the vehicle. Return engine speed
to idle before moving the range select lever.
MOVING THE FORKLIFT.
Do not travel with the automatic fork level switch in the ON position. It is
possible to drop a load which can result in load damage, injury or death.
Use care when backing up. Have someone direct you if you cannot see
where you are going. Watch clearances.
The forks extend beyond the end of the carriage. The operator must be
aware of the swing of the forks when turning and allow for adequate
clearance between the forks and other objects.
a. Operating Safely.
(1) Do not allow riders on the vehicle.
(2) Understand vehicles lifting limitations and keep the vehicle under control. DO NOT try to