Figure 4-7. Fuel Tank Assembly
(4) Fuel Level Gauge. Engage threads of fuel
(3) Check that drain valve is closed before filling
. . . .
level gauge (5) 1/2 turn into tank (9). Coat threads
with sealing compound MIL-S-22473. Tighten float
level gauge into tank using tools only on hex portion
of gauge. Install filler cap (4) and strainer (5) into tank
(1) Install straps (3) onto the skip-base and secure with
nut (1) and flatwasher (2) on inside of skid-base only.
(2) Position fuel tank assembly onto skid-base, position
straps over tank assembly and secure with nut (1) and flatwasher
tank with proper grade of fuel.
After each time fuel filters or strainer is
drained or elements replaced, purge air from
fuel system by moving master switch on con-
trol panel to PRIME & RUN position. This
should activate the fuel transfer pump and
force trapped air back to the vented fuel tank.
4-20. FUEL FILTER ASSEMBLIES AND STRAINER
(2). On ASK equipped generators, install side closure, left side
There are two identical fuel filter assemblies (see
panel, and top panel (refer to paragraphs 5-12, 5-5 and 5-4).
figure 3- 13), one which acts as the primary and the