The following instructions must be carried out before
raising the vehicle off the ground.
1. Use a solid level ground surface.
2. Apply parking brake.
3. Select ’P’ or 1st gear in main gearbox.
4. Select Low range in transfer gearbox.
CAUTION: To avoid damage occurring to
the under body components of the vehicle
the following jacking procedures must be
DO NOT POSITION JACKS OR AXLE STANDS
UNDER THE FOLLOWING COMPONENTS.
Front radius arms
Rear Trailing links
Gearbox bell housing
Jack or support vehicle by axles only.
The jack provided with the vehicle is only intended to
be used in an emergency, for changing a tyre. Do
NOT use the jack for any other purpose. Refer to
Owner’s Manual for vehicle jack location points and
procedure. Never work under a vehicle supported by
the vehicle jack.
A hydraulic jack with a minimum 1500 kg, 3,300 lbs
load capacity must be used.
CAUTION: Do not commence work on the
underside of the vehicle until suitable axle
stands have been positioned under the
Raise the front of the vehicle
1. Position cup of hydraulic arm under differential
NOTE: The differential casing is not
central to the axle. Care should be taken
when raising the front road wheels off the
ground as the rear axle has less sway stiffness.