CARGO BED COVER (CBC), TYPE IV, 5 T CARGO TRUCK, MTV, AND MTV TRAILER
OPERATION UNDER UNUSUAL CONDITIONS
OPERATION IN UNUSUAL ENVIRONMENT OR WEATHER CONDITIONS
Refer to Operation Under Usual Conditions (WP 0005), for specific operating instructions, and use this
work package for further instruction if operating the Cargo Bed Cover in unusual conditions. Read all
sections which apply to the conditions to which the CBC will be exposed.
If excessive sand, dust, wind, or water enters the CBC during unusual
conditions, refer to WP 0013 to reapply RTV sealant.
OPERATION IN DUSTY OR SANDY CONDITIONS
When using the CBC in sandy or dusty conditions it may be necessary to clean the exterior and interior of
the CBC more frequently to prevent sand or dust from getting into the CBC lifting mechanism as well as to
It may be necessary to clean the air filter assembly more often. Check the condition of the air filter more
frequently and clean as necessary. Replace the air filter if it is not possible to clean it sufficiently to ensure
proper air flow.
OPERATION IN SNOWY OR SNOW-COVERED CONDITIONS
Any excess snow or ice should be cleared from the roof, side walls, and
personnel door hinges of the Cargo Bed Cover before the CBC is
extended or retracted. Excess snow or ice will increase the weight of the
upper section of the CBC and place excessive strain on the
No attempt should be made to raise or lower the CBC until all excess
snow and ice have been removed.