FIRST ENGINE START (BATTERY START)
If ignition does not occur within 10 seconds
after moving condition lever to LOW IDLE,
initiate ENGINE CLEARING procedure. If
for any reason a starting attempt is discon-
tinued, the entire starting sequence must be
repeated after allowing the engine to come
to a complete stop (1 minute minimum).
5. Condition lever (after N1 RPM sta-
bilizes, 12% minimum) - LOW
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
starting, the maximum allowable TGT is
1000°C for five seconds. If this limit is ex-
ceeded, use ABORT START procedure and
discontinue start. Enter the peak tempera-
ture and duration on DA Form 2408-13.
6. TGT and N1 - Monitor (TGT
1000°C maximum, N1 61% mini-
7. Oil pressure - Check (60 PSI mini-
8. Ignition and engine start switch -
OFF, after TGT peaks.