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1

Percentage of fire responses involving motor vehicles?

20%

2

What do you disconnect first from car battery?

Ground cable (attached to vehicle body frame)

3

When under pressure FREON gas found in air conditioners can give off what two toxic gases?

Phosgene and Fluoride

4

How far can Hydraulic bumpers travel up to due to pressure build up by fire?

3" (But have seen to travel 25')**

5

How far can mechanical bumpers travel?

4" (springs which absorb impact)

6

What glass is tempered or safety on a car?

- tempered (most of the car)
- Safety (windshield)

7

Flash point and specific gravity of GASOLINE?

-45 degrees F, 0.8

8

Flash point and specific gravity of DIESEL?

125 degrees F, 1.0

9

Working within how many feet constitutes working in IDLH?

30 '