ARMY TM 9-6115-639-13
AIR FORCE TO 35C2-3-386-51
MARINE CORPS TM 10155A-13/1
4-41. FUEL TANK PICKUP TUBE MAINTENANCE
This task covers removal, inspection, and installation.
Tool Kit, General Mechanics Automotive
Generator set shut down (Para. 2-9)
(Item 2, App. B, Sect. III)
Battery cables disconnected
Cable disconnected for SLAVE RECEPTACLE
Unlock main access cover latches and lift cover
Disconnect hose (1, Figure 4-32) from elbow (2).
Remove fuel tank pickup tube (3) and gasket (8)
from fuel tank (4) by removing three screws (5),
lockwashers (6), and washers (7).
Inspect pickup tube for corrosion and obvious
Inspect fuel hose for cuts, cracks, deterioration, or
other damage. Check for evidence of leakage.
Inspect for crossed, stripped, or damaged threads.
Remove and replace any component that is
damaged to the extent that it will effect the safe
operation of the generator set.
Install fuel tank pickup tube (3, Figure 4-32) and
gasket (8) onto fuel tank (4). Secure using three
screws (5), lockwashers (6), and washers (7).
Connect hose (1) to elbow (2).
Figure 4-32. Fuel Tank Pickup Tube
Close main access cover and lock in place.