Section XII. CONTROLS, INSTRUMENTS AND PANELS
There is a pump compartment bottom panel located
below and mounted to the pump compartment frame.
The controls and instruments are primarily located on
the operators instrument panels located on the left and
113. Right Side Control Panel
right sides of the fire truck below the hose reel
compartments. The pump gage panel is located near the
left-hand instrument panel. It houses tile tachometer-
(1) Remove the hose reel switch (para. 102).
hourmeter which registers the engine rpm and hours of
(2) Refer to figure 54, and remove the right side
The pump discharge pressure gage
control panel from the pump compartment.
determines the water discharge pressure, and the hydrant
b. Cleaning, Inspection, and Repair.
pressure and vacuum gage determines the hydrant
(1) Clean all parts with an approved cleaning
pressure. A throttle control located on the left instrument
solvent, and dry thoroughly.
panel operates the engine speed. The apron is mounted
(2) Inspect all parts for damaged or defective
to the special purpose body at the rear of the fire truck.
Figure 54. Right side control panels, removal and installation.