DRAIN FUEL COMPARTMENT -- Continued
To completely drain fuel compartment, park carrier on a 10 to 50 degree slope or ramp.
Place suitable metal container under drain (1) to catch fuel.
Fuel flowing over a metal surface causes static electricity. This will cause a spark and possible
fire unless surface is grounded. Provide a metal contact between carrier and container to ensure
Remove drain plug (2) with preformed packing (3). Drain fuel. Discard preformed packing.
When fuel is drained, install drain plug (2) with new preformed packing (3).