SECTION IV. OPERATION UNDER UNUSUAL CONDITIONS
UNUSUAL ENVIRONMENTAL /WEATHER.
Cold Start System. Refer to FM 9-207, FM 9-31-70, and FM 31-71 for information on cold weather
requirements. Perform the following procedures to operate the 350 GPM Pumping Assembly in cold weather.
Keep fuel tank full at all times to prevent ice crystal formation.
Do not disturb electrical leads or wiring unless repair is needed.
188.8.131.52 On all models except Model 350 PAWN perform the following procedures for cold starting.
On Model 350 PAWN the cold start system is a fully-automatic engine starting fluid
system designed to spray a controlled amount of starting fluid into the air intake system
of an engine during and immediately after cranking. Refer to paragraph 184.108.40.206.
Do not puncture or mishandle quick start kit container. Container contains ether-based
mixture that is extremely flammable and toxic. It can be harmful or fatal if swallowed.
Avoid contact with skin or eyes or breathing fumes.
Failure to obey this warning may
result in injury or death.
Open cold start reservoir cover (1, figure 2-11) and force servicing can (2) into nipple (3) on reservoir (4) so
fluid flows from can into reservoir.
Remove can when reservoir level reaches MAXI line, then close cover.
Do not operate the 350 GPM Pumping Assembly without grounding.
Do not operate pump before replacing priming port cap.
Do not operate equipment in enclosed area unless exhaust gases are piped to outside
and adequate ventilation is provided. Avoid inhalation of exhaust fumes.
Failure to obey warnings may result in personnel injury or death.
Do not stand within 50 feet of operating equipment without ear protection.
obey this warning may result in hearing loss.
Do not operate starter motor for more than 10 seconds, damage to starter can result.
Pump hand pump (5) immediately when depressing start button (6) on control panel.
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