4-4. LOWER FUEL TANK REPLACEMENT (continued).
With the aid of two assistants, lift fuel tank (4) over engine mount assembly (6) and out of vehicle.
Remove hose (8) from elbow (7).
Remove elbow (7) from fuel tank (4).
Install elbow (7) on fuel tank (4).
Install hose (8) on elbow (7).
With the aid of two assistants, lift fuel tank (4) into vehicle and position behind engine mount assembly (6).
Sealing compounds can burn easily, can give off harmful vapors, and are harmful to
skin and clothing. To avoid injury or death, keep away from open fire and use in a well-
ventilated area. If sealing compound gets on skin or clothing, wash immediately with
soap and water.
Apply sealing compound to threads of four screws(1).
Use enough washers to obtain metal-to-metal contact between retaining strap and
hull. Retaining strap must be snug without squeezing fuel tank.
Install two retaining straps (11 and 12) in engine compartment with two screws (1) and necessary number of