AUTOPILOT SYSTEM CHECK
Verify that all autopilot modes are disengaged.
Preflight TEST button (autopilot mode control panel) - Press
Autopilot mode annunciator panel displays - Check all
illuminated. TRIM display should flash at least four times,
but no more than six times.
Aural trim alert - Listen for sound.
Yaw damp indicator light (autopilot mode control panel) -
ARM and ALERT display (altitude selector panel) - Check
Computer flag (pilot's flight director indicator) - Check in
Preflight TEST button (autopilot mode control panel) -
Manual electric trim system - Check as follows:
PITCH TRIM switch (pilot's control wheel) - Move the
left side of the trim switch to the forward and aft
position, while moving the pitch-trim control wheel.
The pitch-trim solenoid should engage making it more
difficult to move the pitch-trim control wheel, but the
electric trim motor should not run. Move the right side
of the trim switch to the forward and aft positions. The
pitch-trim solenoid should not engage and the electric
trim motor should not run.
I U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1988 554-120/60151
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