DRAINING FUEL TANKS
This task covers:
Container, 55-gallon (two required)
Screwdriver, flat-tip, 3/16-inch
Disconnect battery cables (page 2-424).
Diesel fuel burns easily. Do not smoke or allow flames nearby. DIS-connect batteries when
working on fuel system. Failure to observe these precautions could cause serious injury or death
Drain only rear fuel tank when removing rear fuel tank. Drain both fuel tanks when removing front
or both fuel tanks.
Rear of front fuel
Shutoff valve (2)
Turn clockwise to close.
Steps 2 thru 5 are typical for both fuel tanks.
Top of fuel tank (3)
Nine screws (4)
Using 3/16-inch flat-tip screwdriver, un-
screw and take out.
Cover (5) and cover
Get rid of cover gasket.