Post signs that read ` O SMOKING WITHIN 50 FEET (15 m)" when working with open fuel, fuel
lines or fuel tanks.
Use caution when loosening intake fuel fittings. Fuel pressure is sufficient to penetrate skin and
cause severe injury.
Do not work on fuel system when engine is hot; fuel can be ignited by a hot engine.
(1) Disconnect negative battery cable
(3) Check sediment bowl for
(a) If fuel is contaminated, drain
(b) If fuel is OK, notify supervisor.
(4) Connect negative battery cable