4-3. UPPER FUEL TANK REPLACEMENT.
This Task Covers:
Combination wrench, 1 1/4 inch (Item 8,
l General mechanics tool kit (Item 19,
Personnel Required: Three
Fuel system drained (refer to
l Powerpack removed (refer to
l Heat shield removed (refer to
l Fuel level transmitters removed (refer to
l Fuel hoses, tubes, and fittings disconnected
(refer to TM 9-2350-287-20-1 ).
Do not smoke or use open flame when working on fuel systems. Fuel is highly
combustible and an explosion may occur, resulting in severe injury or death.
Loosen turnbuckle (1) on retaining strap (2).
For correct installation, note number of washers removed at each strap location.
Remove two screws (6), four washers (4), and retaining strap (5) from upper fuel tank (3).