SLAVE START TRUCK (Con't).
Emergency Slave Starting.
Connect NATO slave cable to receptacle (1) on dead vehicle.
Connect other end of NATO slave cable to receptacle on live vehicle.
Start engine of live vehicle and run at 700 rpm.
Start engine of dead vehicle (paragraph 2-12) and allow both vehicles to
idle for five to ten minutes. If engine will not start, notify Unit Maintenance.
Remove NATO slave cable from receptacle on live vehicle.
Remove NATO slave cable from receptacle (1) on dead vehicle.
Notify Unit Maintenance to send recovery vehicle and tools required to
remove propeller shafts.
Refer to FM 21-305 for general guidelines on vehicle recovery and use of
warning kits and signals. Refer to FM 21-305 and FM 20-22 for additional information.
Propeller shafts must be disconnected and interaxle lockout control
valve switch must be in UNLOCK position before towing tuck with all
wheels on the ground. Failure to follow this caution may result in
When towing truck with front axle and rear tandem on ground, ensure that
interaxle lockout control valve lever is in UNLOCK position. Ensure that universal joint on rear
of propeller shaft (at the input to the forward-rear axle) is disconnected and tied up to vehicle