3. From outside carrier, open
Contamination can damage fuel
system. Remove dirt and water
from fuel filler area before
opening fuel filler cap.
Clean off any dirt and water
that could get into filler neck.
Use wiping rag.
Unscrew filler cap.
Check screen in filler neck. If
there is any dirt in screen, take
screen out and clean it. Install
screen before refueling.
metal in fuel filler
Sparks from static
cause a fire or ex-
plosion. Metal noz-
neck when fuel is running.
Insert nozzle in fuel filler neck.
Fill fuel tank allowing 5 inches
in fuel filler neck for expansion.
Remove fuel nozzle from fuel
Install fuel filler cap. Make sure
keeper chain is all inside so cap
goes on tight.
Close combat cover