FUEL FILL STRAINER AND FILL CAP MAINTENANCE
1. Using hinged socket wrench handle and 9/16-inch socket, remove eight screws (5), lockwashers (4), and washers (3)
and access plate (2) from hull.
2.Unscrew fill cap (1) from fuel fill strainer (6).
3.Make sure fill cap (1) is securely chained to strainer (6). If chain is damaged, notify Unit maintenance.
Diesel fuel Is flammable. Do not perform this procedure near fire, flame, or sparks. Injury or death
to personnel could result.
4. Pull strainer (6) from access opening.
5. Check strainer (6) for rips, excessive clogging, or other unserviceable conditions. If strainer (6) is unserviceable, notify
Drycleaning solvent P-D-680 is TOXIC and flammable. Wear protective goggles and gloves; use
only in well-ventilated area; avoid contact with skin, eyes, and clothes, and do not breathe vapors.
Keep away from heat or flame. Never smoke when using solvent; the flashpoint for type I
drycleaning solvent is 1 00°F (380C) and for type II is 138°F (50°C). Failure , JR do so may result In
injury or death to personnel.
If personnel become dizzy while using drycleaning solvent, Immediately get fresh air and
medical help. If solvent contacts skin or clothing, flush with cool water. If solvent contacts eyes,
Immediately flush eyes with water and get immediate medical attention.
6. Remove breather cap (7) from fill cap (1). Clean breather cap (7) with drycleaning solvent (Item 13, Appendix D).