OPERATOR/CREW MAINTENANCE INSTRUCTIONS
This section provides maintenance instructions
that apply to the personnel that are responsible for
the oepration of the generator set. Unless otherwise
specified, these instructions apply to both the Model
MEP-017A and the Model MEP-022A generator
Always shut down the equipment be-
fore performing any maintenance
operations on components of the elec-
trical system. Failure to observe this
warning can lead to death b
3-10. OIL DRAIN ASSEMBLY AND
a. Inspect oil drain and muffler for cracks, holes
b. For replacement,
report to organizational
3-11. Fuel System
a. Inspect fuel can, lines, strap, adapter. and se-
lector valve for damage.
b. For removal and installation of fuel can, refer
to figure 3-4 and the following instructions.
(a) Lift locking handle on the fuel can
adapter and remove the fuel can adapter.
(b) Lift clamp to loosen strap and remove
strap from buckle.
(c) Remove fuel can.
(a) Position fuel can in place and secure by
tightening strap. Depress clamp to lock strap in
(b) Place fuel can adapter in tank and se-
cure by depressing locking handle.