2-9 OPERATING PROCEDURE.
High voltage is produced when generator set is
in operation. Improper operation could result
in personal injury or death.
Exhaust discharge contains deadly gases. Do
not operate the generator set in enclosed areas
unless exhaust discharge is properly vented
outside. Severe personal injury or death due to
carbon monoxide poisoning could result.
If generator set is to be operated in parallel with
another unit, refer to PARALLEL UNIT OP-
ERATION, paragraph 2-10.
ARMY TM 9-6115-644-10
AIR FORCE TO 35C2-3-446-11
MARINE CORPS TM 09249A/09246A-10/1
2-9.1 Starting Procedure.
Never attempt to start the generator set if it has
not been properly grounded. Failure to observe
this warning could result in serious injury or
death by electrocution.
Do not crank engine in excess of fifteen se-
conds. Allow starter to cool at least fifteen se-
conds between attempted starts. Failure to
observe this caution could result in damage to
At temperatures below 40°F (4°C) it may be neces-
sary to use the cold weather starting aid.
Ensure all generator set access doors, except con-
trol panel access door, are closed.
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