See Figure 2-18. Slide the fuel tank (43, Figure 2-16) through the opening in the rear of the skid base, and
align the screw holes in the fuel tank flange and skid base.
Install the capscrews (42) through the fuel tank flange and skid base, and install the lockwashers (39) and
hexagonal nuts (37) finger tight.
Install the retainers (40 and 41), flat washers (38), capscrews (36), lockwashers (39), and install the nuts
(37) finger tight.
Check that the fuel tank (43) is positioned properly, and tighten the hexagon head capscrews (36 and 42)
and hexagonal nuts (37).
To avoid fuel contamination, do not use liquid or paste sealers on pipe threads.
Wrap the pipe threads of the elbows (30 and 26) and fuel suction tube assembly (22) with anti-seize tape
MIL-T-27730, and install them in the fuel tank (43).
Connect the fuel transfer hose assembly (31), fuel return hose assembly (27), and fuel suction hose
Wrap the threads of the pipe nipple (35) with anti-seize tape MIL-T-27730, and install the nipple and drain
valve (34) in the fuel tank (43).
Install the fuel quantity transmitter MT4 and fuel level switches FL1 through FL4 assembly in accordance
with the Operator and Organizational Maintenance Manual.
Using a new cover gasket (14), install the fill pipe (15), lockwashers (5), flat washers (6), and capscrews
(3). Tighten the hexagon head capscrews in accordance with Table 1-2.
Wrap the pipe threads of the tee fitting (21) and elbows (18) with ant-seize tape MIL-T-27730, and install in
the fuel tank (43).
Install the vent hoses (17, 19, and 20) using the spring damps (16).
Install the cover plates (8, Figure 2-17) on the skid base with the screws (7).
Install the floor plates (6) on the skid base with the machine screws (5). Install the floor mat (9).
Install the rear door stop plate (4) with the hexagon head capscrews (1), hexagonal nuts (2), and
Install the control room fire extinguisher and bracket in accordance with the Operator and Organizational
Slide the fuel fill hose (13, Figure 2-16) down over fill pipe (15) and secure with hose damps (12).
Install fuel fill guard (7) and secure with hexagon head capscrews (3), lockwashers (5), flat washers (6),
and hexagonal nuts (4).