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1-7. LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION OF MAJOR COMPONENTS (cont) |
g. REAR DOOR (1) I
Rear door is located in center of rear of van body.
It is used to gain access to the interior of the semi trailer.
h. REAR PLATFORM (2)
Used to gain access to interior of semi trailer.
Is attached to body by hinges and raised and lowered
Can be stowed upright against rear
Rear door van body.
i. REAR PLATFORM BRIDGE (1) I
Used as a bridge to connect rear platforms of XM971E2
and XM971E3, when both semitrailers are back to back.
When not in use, platform bridge is stowed on rear
A 3-step ladder (2) is used at each end of bridge (1),
with handrail (3) to step up to rear platform.
A 6-step ladder, with handrail, is used to step up to front platform (page 1-7).