If ignition does not occur within 10 seconds after
moving CONDITION lever to LOW IDLE, initiate Abort
Start procedure. If for any reason a starting attempt
is discontinued, the entire starting sequence must
be repeated after allowing the engine to come to a
complete stop (15 minute minimum).
CONDITION lever (after N1, RPM passes 13%
minimum) - LOW IDLE.
Monitor TGT to avoid a hot start. If there is a rapid
rise in TGT, be prepared to abort the start before
limits are exceeded. During engine start, the
maximum allowable TGT is 1000° C for 5 seconds. If
this limit is exceeded, initiate Abort Start procedure
and discontinue start. Enter the peak temperature
and duration on DA Form 2408-13-1.
TGT and N1 - Monitor (TGT 1000C maximum).
Oil pressure - Check (60 PSI minimum).
ENG START switch - OFF after TGT peaks.
CONDITION lever - HIGH IDLE. Monitor TGT
as CONDITION lever is advanced.
DC GPU disconnect - As required.
GENERATOR switch - RESET then ON, for
second engine battery start.