CARGO BED COVER (CBC), TYPE IV, 5 T CARGO TRUCK, MTV, AND MTV TRAILER
OPERATION UNDER USUAL CONDITIONS
OPERATING THE CARGO BED COVER
INSTALLING THE CARGO BED COVER ON A VEHICLE BED
Instructions for the installation of the Cargo Bed Cover and Vehicle Mounting Plate (if required) on the
bed of a vehicle are covered in WP 0010 entitled Service Upon Receipt.
EXTENDING THE CARGO BED COVER TO AN OPERATIONAL POSITION
Any excess snow or ice should be cleared from the roof of the Cargo
Bed Cover before the CBC is raised or lowered. Excess snow or ice will
increase the weight of the upper section of the CBC and place excessive
strain on the lifting/lowering components.
The CBC cannot be raised or lowered while ice remains on the side
walls. All ice should be removed from the sidewall before the CBC is
raised or lowered.
For example, with the 5 T Cargo Truck (7), lower the tailgate and remove the ladder (1) from its storage
area (2) on the inside surface of the tailgate. Install the ladder hooks (3) in position on the rear of the
To extend the upper section of the CBC, step up on the ladder (1) and rotate the outside door handle (4)
fully clockwise and then back to a horizontal position. Open the upper section (5) of the personnel door.
The Cargo Bed Cover upper section should not be entered prior
to raising the upper section. Access to the winch handle should
be from the outside of the CBC only.
Crouch down and access the winch (6) through the upper personnel door opening.