Section III. PRINCIPLES OF OPERATION
Figure 1-9. Powertrain
The Powertrain for the vehicle is provided by a diesel engine (1, Figure 1-9) which is
coupled directly to an automatic transmission (2). Power from the automatic trans-mission
is supplied to the transfer case (3) and on to the front steering axle (4) and rear drive axle
(5) through a series of drive shafts and universal joints. The capability of the powertrain
is enhanced by the use of an seven-speed transmission.
a. Engine. The vehicle is equipped with a Caterpillar model 3116 ATAAC diesel engine
(1, Figure 1-9), rated at 225 hp (168 kW).
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