SERVICE ON RECEIPT OF EQUIPMENT
The type of shipping method will determine the unloading procedure.
To unload the fire truck under its own power:
Remove all block, bracing, and tiedown hooks.
Check engine oil level and pump gear case oil level.
Check engine cooling system for proper coolant and antifreeze.
Connect battery cables.
Check brake fluid level.
Start the engine.
Drive fire truck from rail, car, or truck trailer.
INSPECTING FOR IN-SHIPMENT DAMAGE
Make a complete visual inspection of the fire truck particular attention should be given to any missing items or
items damaged during shipment.
Inspect all controls, and handles for missing parts or damage, inspect all hose connections for leaks.
PREPARATION FOR USE
The fire truck is shipped from the factory fully serviced and ready for operation.
When fire fighting equipment is furnished, it should be unpacked, inspected, and installed in the proper locations
on the mounting devices to the fire truck.