Remove power cable (12) from fender and connect as follows:
Connect the plug end of power cable (12) to connector J2 (14) of the switch box located on unit
Route the other end of cable (12) through power cable sock (10) and connect leads to
appropriate load terminals (9) on unit B. Leads will be labeled with load terminal
2-3.5 External Fuel Source. Each generator set has provisions for obtaining fuel from an external
source, such as a 55-gallon diesel fuel container. This enables operation for long intervals without
frequent refilling of the fuel tanks. To use an external fuel source:
Before performing any maintenance that requires climbing on or under
trailer, make sure that trailer handbrakes are set and trailer is supported
to prevent rolling or tipping. Injury to personnel could result from trailer
suddenly rolling or tipping.
Place external fuel source away, but no more than 25 feet (7.6 meters) away, from the equipment.
Remove fuel container adapter (figure 2-7) from accessory box. The fuel container adapter consists
of strainer clamp (l), adapter (2), pipe (3), and extension pipe (4).
Make sure that the fuel container adapter components are clean.
Figure 2-7. Fuel Container Adapter.
Thread fuel pipe (3) into adapter (2). Thread extension pipe (4) into fuel pipe (3).
Remove auxiliary fuel hose from generator set.
Make sure that fittings on auxiliary fuel hose are clean.
Thread one end of auxiliary fuel hose into fuel container adapter fitting and tighten.
Connect free end of auxiliary fuel hose to generator set external fuel supply connection and
tighten. Connection is located on generator set, near fuel tank filler cap.