ARMY TM 9-6115-672-14
AIR FORCE TO 35C2-3-444-32
MARINE CORPS TM 09244A/09245A-14
MAINTENANCE OF FUEL SYSTEM.
When disconnecting or removing batteries, disconnect the negative lead
that connects directly to the grounding stud first. Disconnect the negative
end of the interconnection cable next. When installing batteries, reverse the
connection sequence. Failure to comply can cause serious personal injury.
Shut down generator set, paragraph 2.11.2.
Open BATTERY ACCESS door (Figure 1-2), and disconnect negative battery cable.
Diesel fuel is flammable and toxic to eyes, skin, and respiratory tract. Skin
and eye protection are required when working in contact with diesel fuel,
and avoid repeated or prolonged contact. Provide adequate ventilation.
Failure to comply can cause injury or death to personnel.
Refer to Figure 1-30 for general location of assembly.
Remove cap (28, Figure 4-26), open fuel drain valve (30), and drain fuel into a suitable
Remove engine and generator assembly, paragraph 5.4.2.
Remove fuel drain valve, paragraph 4.11.4.
Remove nuts (1, Figure 5-2), lockwashers (2), washers (3), bolts (4), washers (5), and holddown
assemblies (6) securing fuel tank (7) to skid base.
Remove fuel tank (7) from skid base.
Remove fuel level sender, paragraph 4.11.5.
Remove fuel pickup, paragraph 4.11.6.
(10) Remove fitting (8) from fitting stud (11) on right side of fuel tank (7).
(11) Remove fitting (9) from fitting stud (11) on left side of tank (7).
(12) Remove tee (10) from fitting stud (11).
(13) Remove fittings studs (11), washers (12), and bushings (13) from fuel tank (7).
(14) Cover all openings in fuel tank (7).