There are several specific warning messages on this machine. The exact location of the hazards and the description of the hazards are reviewed in this section. Please become familiarized with all warning messages.
Make sure that all of the warning messages are legible. Clean the warning messages or replace the warning messages if you cannot read the words. Replace the illustrations if the illustrations are not legible. When you clean the warning messages, use a cloth, water and soap. Do not use solvent, gasoline, or other harsh chemicals to clean the safety messages. Solvents, gasoline, or harsh chemicals could loosen the adhesive that secures the warning message. Loose adhesive will allow the warning message to fall.
Replace any safety message that is damaged, or missing. If a safety message is attached to a part that is replaced, install a safety message on the replacement part. Any AVSpare dealer can provide new safety messages.
This warning label is located on the right hand bracket of the ROPS inside the cab.
Do not operate or work on the machine unless you have read and understand the instructions and warnings in the Operation and Maintenance manuals. Failure to follow the instruction or heed the warnings could result in injury or death. Contact any AVSpare dealer for replacement manuals. proper care is your responsibility.
For machines equipped with quick coupler, improper attachment of implements could result in injury or death.
Do not operate this machine until you have positive indication that the coupler pins are fully engaged. Follow recommended procedure in Operation and Maintenance manual.
If machine is radio equipped, radio must be fastened securely. Failure to do so could allow the radio to fall out during rough machine operation or roll over and result in injury. Refer to Operation and Maintenance manual for specific fastening and latching requirements.
Do not spray ether into engine when using thermal starting aid to start engine. Personal injury and machine damage could result.
This warning message is located on the radiator.
The coolant is hot and the coolant is under pressure. Do not touch the hot surfaces. Refer to the Operation and Maintenance Manual for the procedure to follow when you check the radiator.
Improper Connection of the Jump Start Cables (3)
This warning label is positioned under each of the covers for the battery compartments. One battery compartment is located on each side of the machine.
Improper jumper cable connections can cause an explosion resulting in personal injury. Batteries can be located in separate compartments. When using jumper cable always connect positive (+) cable to positive (+) terminal of battery connected to starter solenoid and negative (-) cable from external source to starter negative (-) terminal. (If not equipped with starter negative terminal, connect to engine block.)
Do Not Weld on the ROPS (4)
This warning label is located on the left hand side of the cab.
Personal injury or death can result when voiding this certification.
Structural damage, an overturn, modification, alteration, or improper repair can impair the ROPS structure's protection capability thereby voiding this certification.
Do not weld on or drill holes in the structure.
To avoid possible weakening of this ROPS, consult a AVSpare dealer before altering this ROPS in any way. The protection offered by this ROPS will be impaired if it has been subjected to structural damage.
Consult a AVSpare dealer to determine this structure's limitations without voiding its certification.
"Rollover (ROPS) and Falling Object (FOPS) Protective Structure Certification "
"This structure, when properly installed on a machine which is not altered to exceed the certification test mass meets, at the time of installation, criteria established by: SAE J394, SAE J1040 MAY94, ISO 3471:1994, SAEJ/ISO 3449 APR98 LEVELII, ISO 3449:1992 LEVEL II."
No Clearance (5)
This warning is located near the articulation joint.
No clearance for person in this area when machine turns. Severe injury or death from crushing could occur.