The operator's seat armrests should be adjusted so that the joysticks do not interfere with the operation
of any of the driving controls.
The operator's seat is equipped with two joysticks, one on each armrest. These devices provide control over the FEL, backhoe,
and forklift. The left joystick is used for extending and retracting the dipper, dipper boom, and backhoe swing. The right
joystick is used to control FEL and backhoe operations. Functions of the joystick controls are explained in greater detail in
Do not adjust steering wheel during operation. Failure to comply may result in injury or death to
The IHMEE steering wheel is adjustable for height and reach. To make an adjustment, loosen locking lever on right side of
instrument console, adjust steering wheel, and tighten locking lever.
The IHMEE is equipped with full-time power steering with a manual backup to provide the operator with steering control in
the event of a hydraulic failure.