OPERATION UNDER UNUSUAL CONDITIONS - CONTINUED
OPERATE ON SNOW OR ICE - CONTINUED
During emergency or reduced traction stops, press brake pedal fully until
vehicle comes to a safe stop. DO NOT PUMP brake pedal. With brake
pedal fully depressed, ABS controls all wheels to provide steering control
and a reduced braking distance.
If parking on icy, slushy, wet, or muddy surfaces, place boards, brush, or other
materials that would provide traction underneath tires. This guards against tires
freezing to the ground or becoming pocketed in ice, and provides some traction
when vehicle is started and moving again.
Install Tire Chains.
Lay chains flat on ground alongside tire to be mounted. Untangle any cross chains.
Open all cams (4) to longest spacing.
Pick up rear side chains (1) (no cams) and place over top of tire.
Tuck last crossmember (2) against bottom of tire with loose side chain (3) sticking
out away from tire.
Roll vehicle in direction of last crossmember (2) (approximately 1/4 tire revolu-