T80208 (CNG)

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Dynamic Towing Test Data Form

Date 1993-05-25
Personnel B.L., S.C. and R.H.
Temperature (°F) 68
Humidity (%) 70
Wind Direction nnw
Wind Speed (MPH) 10
Barometer (in.Hg) 29.99

Test Results

Inspect tow equipment-bus interface Two tow adapters provided by TMC had to be altered to fit bus. Adapter did not fit over under part of bumper and tow eye. Approximately 3/8" of metal had to be cut from adapter.
Inspect tow equipment-wrecker interface Chains were attached, as in Figure 16 of TMC procedure. Nothing unusual in connection.
Towing Comments Towing was routine. A lift tow was made.
Description and location of any structural damage
General Comments Front axle was secured at shock absorber to maintain normal ride height. Bus was not equipped with rear towing fixtures. No rear test was performed.