PL1 523960.31 – INFORMATION FOR OPERATOR: Operator Not Seated When Reverse Drive Lever Was Actuated

PL1 523960.31 (PL1 )

Code: 523960.31



This informational code is generated when a forward or reverse position is selected without a valid operator presence signal. This indicates that the operator was not seated when the reverse drive lever was actuated.


No direct impact on functionality, but the operator must ensure proper seating before actuating the lever.


  • Operator Instructions:
    • Ensure the operator is aware of the requirement to be seated when selecting a forward or reverse position.
  • Check Operator Presence System:
    • Verify that the operator presence detection system is functioning correctly.
    • Repair or replace any faulty sensors or components in the operator presence system.
  • Consult Technical Support:
    • If the issue persists, seek assistance from technical support for further diagnosis and resolution.


Ensuring the operator is properly seated when operating the reverse drive lever enhances safety and prevents accidental movements.

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