Indicators , Control functions and Cab area

Indicators & Gauges

  • Familiarize yourself with Warning devices, gauges & operating controls.
  • Engine oil pressure, water temperature, volts, transmission temperature & other vital functions may be monitored by gauges or lights.


Control Levers/Functions

  • Several types of control levers are used.
  • Review the manufacturer’s equipment manual for a general description of the typical functions of these levers.



Inside the Cab Area

  • Ensure tools & other materials are properly stored or fastened down – they can:
    – become hazardous projectiles
    – lodge foot pedals & interfere with safe operations