Check for oil leaks and tighten fittings as necessary
Check the bias setting for the piston pump stroke control. With the joystick in NEUTRAL position, compare the
readings of the two gauges on the hydraulic power. package indicating the pressures in the two sides of the
winch circuit. If the two readings differ, the bias can be zeroed by adjusting the socket-head screw on the end of
the stroke control on the piston pump; this will assure that the pump is fully destroked when the joystick is in the
Make sure that the level wind is engaged over the flexible pipe.
Make sure that the steel surfaces are smooth and free from any irregularities.
Release band brake.