Never move any part of the vehicle or load near a power line or power
lines. Failure to follow this precaution could result in immediate severe
injury or death.
Ensure that the counterweight is in place. An unbalanced vehicle could
tip over and could cause severe personal injury or death.
Install the MLRS lifting tool and stop tube, paragraph 2-12.
Start the engine, paragraph 2-6.
Place the vehicle directly behind the MLRS pod container or trailer.
Check the lateral level indicator. If necessary move the frame tilt control lever to level the vehicle.
Move the automatic fork level switch to the On position.
Move the electric and hydraulic joysticks to maneuver the forks and boom into the MLRS lifting
tool on top of the MLRS pod. Stop tube on forks must contact the lifting tool on the pod.
The fork sideshift is limited to* 5 in. from centerline of the vehicle.