4-47. FUEL LINES AND FITTINGS REPLACEMENT.
This task covers:
TM or Para
Tool kit, genera1 mechanic's: automotive
Fuel shutoff valve closed.
Shop equipment, automotive maintenance and
repair: organizational maintenance supplemental
General Safety Instructions
no. 1, less power
If engine has recently been in operation, allow
engine time to cool before performing procedure
Fuel vapors are flammable.
Do not smoke within 50 ft. (15 m).
Compound, sealing, pipe thread (item 17,
Washers, sealing (6)
Seals, grommet (2)
Seals, connector (8)
Fuel is very flammable and can explode easily. To avoid serious injury or death:
Keep fuel away from open flame or any spark (ignition source).
Keep at least a B-C fire extinguisher within easy reach when working with fuel or on a fuel system.
Post signs that read "NO SMOKING WITHIN 50 FEET (15 m)" when working with open fuel, fuel
lines, or fuel tanks.
Fuel is slippery and can cause falls. To avoid injury, wipe up spilled fuel with rags.