FUEL TANK AND MOUNTING BRACKETS REPLACEMENT
THIS WORK PACKAGE COVERS
Fuel Tank Removal, Mounting Bracket Removal, Mounting Bracket Installation, Fuel Tank Installation
Tools and Special Tools
Tool kit, general mechanics (Item 36, WP 0236 00)
Pan, drain (Item 25, WP 0236 00)
Pin, cotter (P/N MS24665-387) (2)
Rags, wiping (Item 28, WP 0235 00)
Right step removed (WP 0171 00)
Fuel level sending unit removed (WP 0094 00)
FUEL TANK REMOVAL
DO NOT perform fuel system checks, inspections or maintenance while smoking or near fire, flames or
sparks. Fuel may ignite, causing injury or death to personnel and damage to equipment.
Fuel vapors are toxic. Avoid prolonged exposure or breathing of fumes. Work in a well-ventilated area.
Failure to follow this warning could result in serious injury to personnel.
Ensure that drain pan is positioned to catch fuel. Ensure that all spills are cleaned up.
Remove plug (1) and allow fuel to drain.
Remove two fuel hoses (2) and elbows (3) from fuel tank (4).