2-3. CHASSIS CONTROLS AND INDICATORS (Contd)
Item and Function
RETAINING ROD holds crew seat in up position for inspection of batteries.
COMPANION AND BATTERY BOX COVER is lifted to provide access to batteries.
CLIP holds safety rod when companion seat is down.
MAP COMPARTMENT stores maps, manuals, forms, and papers.
BATTERY CAPS are removed to check fluid level.
BATTERY BOX provides compartment for four 12-volt batteries.
LATCHES lock companion seat down for travel.
COMPANION SEAT SEATBELTS provide two personnel restraints for crewmembers. (Ensure straps are not
caught inside battery box when cover is closed.)
FRONT WINCH CONTROL (W/W models only) is pulled out to engage winch clutch and pushed in to disengage
FRONT WINCH DRUM LOCK KNOB locks drum when winch is not in use.