OPERATION OF EXPANSIBLE VAN TRUCK (Contd)
Remove ground spike (6) and spike cable
(4) from storage location.
Ground spike must be driven into ground 18-
24 in. (46-61 cm) and spike cable connected
to the chassis, ensuring that all terminals
make good contact with bare metal before
connecting power from outside source. If
necessary, scrape dirt, paint, or rust from
contact area. Failure to do this will result in
electrical damage, injury, or death.
Open van door slowly. Personnel may be on
ladder. Use caution when using ladder.
Remove wingnut (8) and connect ring
terminal (3) on spike cable (4) to chassis stud (1) behind left-rear
stoplight (2). Connect spike cable terminal clamp (5) to ground
spike (6) and slide up to T-handle (7).
Drive ground spike (6) 18-24 in. (46-61 cm)
Remove canvas cover on cable reel (11).
Remove power cable (10) on cable reel (11)
using ratchet wrench.
It may be necessary to use electric auxiliary cable
ring to connect to auxiliary power source.
Connect power cable (10) to appropriate
auxiliary power source.
Connect other end of power cable (10) to
power receptacle (9).