Prior to servicing unit make sure safety prop is secured. Never place any part of your body under the dump bed without the safety prop secured. Do not block dump bed under loaded condition. When operating dump bed, keep hands and body clear of frame and bed. Failure to comply could result in severe personal injury or death.
Make sure handle mechanisms are properly engaged to secure tailgate. Failure to comply could result in personal injury and/or property damage.
Attach breakaway switch cable to tow vehicle frame being certain no strain is placed on cable. Do not hook cable to safety chain loop or hitch ball. Do not let cable drag on ground. Check condition of battery prior to each trip. Failure to comply could result in personal injury and/or property damage.
Torque wheel nuts to 90–120 lb-ft before first road use. Retorque to 90–120 lb-ft after 10, 25, and 50 miles. Check periodically thereafter. Failure to follow these instructions may result in wheel loss, which can cause injury or death
Do not exceed the payload carrying capacity of your towing vehicle or trailer unit as determined by the GVWR of the towing vehicle, the curb weight of the towing vehicle, the GVWR of the trailer and the curb weight of the trailer. See your towing vehicle’s owner’s manual for carrying capacity information. Gross vehicle weight on this trailer, not to exceed “listed” pounds including weight of trailer. Failure to comply could result in instability and loss of control, which could result in personal injury or death.
Make sure brakes are synchronized and functioning properly. See brake/axle manufacturer’s instructional information. Failure to comply can result in instability of trailer during braking which could cause personal injury, death and/or property damage.
Do not unhook the trailer coupler from the tow vehicle with the dump bed in the raised position as the tongue may raise up rapidly, which could cause instability of the trailer which could cause personal injury and/or property damage.