There are several specific warning signs on this
machine. Their exact location and description of the
hazard are reviewed in this section. Please become
familiarized with all warning signs.
Make sure all warning signs can be read. Clean or
replace the warning signs if the words can not be read,
or the illustrations are not clear. When cleaning the
warning signs, use a cloth, water and soap. Do not use
solvent, gasoline, etc., to clean the safety signs.
Solvents or gasoline, etc., could loosen the sign
adhesive and allow the sign to fall off.
Replace any safety sign if it is damaged, missing or
can not be read. If a safety sign is attached to a part
that is replaced, make sure a new sign is installed on
the replaced part. Contact any Caterpillar dealer for
new safety signs.
Do not operate or work on this machine unless
you have read and understand the instructions
and warnings in the Operation and Maintenance
Failure to follow the instructions or heed the
warnings could result in injury or death.
Contact any Caterpillar dealer for replacement
manuals. Proper care is your responsibility.
Located at the operator's station.
No clearance for man in this area when machine
turns; Severe injury or death from crushing could
Install steering frame lock pin into the locked
position before lifting machine, transporting
machine on another vehicle, or performing service
near center of machine.
Disengage steering lock pin from articulation joint
and store in retainer before resuming operation or
machine will not steer.
Located in the right and left steer pivot area.