FUEL TANK DRAINING - CONTINUED
d. Disconnect rubber hose.
e. Get rid of drained fuel (page 2-137).
Fuel line (3)
Screw on and tighten using 5/8-inch open-
Fill (TM 5-2420-22-10).
Fuel tank (1)
a. Check for leaks.
b. If leaking at any connection, tighten using 5/8-
inch open-end wrench.
c. If leaking does not stop, replace fuel shutoff
valve (page 2-273) or fuel shutoff valve-to-fuel
pump fuel line (page 2-264).
No open flames, welding, grinding, smoking, or use of heat producing devices permitted near fuel
tank and fuel lines during maintenance unless the fuel tank has been cleaned and purged of all
flammable liquids and vapors. Fuel burns easily and fumes are explosive. Keep battery
disconnected. Failure to observe these precautions could cause serious injury.
Remove (TM 5-2420-222-10).