18.104.22.168 Rear end protection. The rear end of the vehicle shall be protected by the body
in accordance with Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulation 393.86.
3.4.16 Stowage space. Stowage space of sufficient size to accommodate hand tools,
anti-skid chains, and emergency reflective triangles shall be furnished for retaining equipment
during vehicle operation. Stowage space for these tools and equipment may be furnished in the
cab. When stowage space for these tools and equipment is located outside of the cab, the stowage
space shall not be mounted on the body. The stowage space shall be weatherproof and shall be
provided with provisions for locking with a padlock.
3.4.17 Heater and defroster. The vehicle shall be provided with a hot water heater with
discharge outlets to the floor and to the windshield defroster louvers. The heater shall be
complete with blower and mounted controls convenient to the driver.
3.4.18 Controls and operating mechanisms. Controls and operating mechanisms shall be
located for both right and left hand drive. Controls shall be complete and conveniently operable
by the driver. Lever controls shall be designed and located to permit easy entrance and exit of
the operator to and from the driver's compartment. Instruments and controls shall be identified
as to their function and installed in a manner to facilitate removal and servicing. All instruments
shall be visible to the driver when seated in the left driving position. A secondary system of
lights and buzzers shall be included to warn of a system failure when instruments are not visible
from each driving position.
3.4.19 Accessories and equipment. Chassis equipment shall be complete with all
accessories furnished as standard equipment by the manufacturer. The following minimum
equipment shall be furnished:
Key-operated ignition switch
Ammeter charging indicator or voltmeter
Oil pressure gage or indicator
Engine temperature gage or indicator
Speedometer with recording odometer
Driver's compartment ventilator other than window
22.214.171.124 Horn. Manufacturer's standard electric horn shall be furnished.