Figure 4-30. Fuel tank, selector valve and fuel strainer, removal and installation.
b. Cleaning. Clean exterior portion of fuel tank
4-33. Cap and Chain Assembly (Fuel
with a clean cloth dampened in cleaning solvent,
Fed. Spec. P-D-680, and dry thoroughly.
c. Inspection and Repair. Inspect fuel tank for
dents and for evidence of leaking. Replace defective
Clean all parts in a well-ventilated
area. Avoid inhalation of solvent
fumes and prolonged exposure of skin
(1) Connect selector valve and fuel strainer to
to cleaning solvent. Wash exposed
fuel tank (fig. 4-30).
skin thoroughly. Dry cleaning solvent
(2) Position fuel tank in straps and secure
(Fed. Spec. P-D-680) used to clean
with two screws.
parts is potentially dangerous to per-
(3) Reinstall line.
(4) Attach grounding strap (fig. 4-29).
sonnel and property. Do not use near
open flame or excessive heat. Flash
point of solvent is 100° to 138° F. (38°
to 59° C.).