2.10 OPERATION IN EXTREME COLD (BELOW -22 °F (-30 °C))
Fill tank with winter diesel fuel with appropriate additive or flow improver (paragraph 2.3.4).
Use engine oil of the appropriate viscosity class (paragraph 2.3.3).
Check generator V belts: winter type is smooth.
If a toothed belt is installed, refer to the next higher level of maintenance to install proper belt.
SW also Engine Preheating plate (figure 2-16).
Connect battery sets in parallel to start diesel engine (paragraph 2.351).
Start engine preheating assembly (paragraph 2.8).
Failure to wear gloves when operating actuator, could result in severe personal
Have a second person open flap (1, figure 2-26) and pull the fuel injection pump actuator rod (2) in the direction
of the arrow.
Start flame glowplug system (paragraph 2.9).
Start diesel engine and release actuator/fuel injection pump linkage (paragraph 126.96.36.199).
Allow diesel engine to warm up for approximately 10 minutes.
10. Turn on power system (main contactor K1) (paragraph 188.8.131.52).