FUEL WATER SEPARATOR/FILTER REPLACEMENT
General mechanics tool kit: automotive (5180-00-177-7033)
SUPPLIES: Clean rags (Item 1, Appendix C)
Light duty grease (MIL-G-10924)) (Item 9, Appendix C)
Diesel fuel (Item 73, Appendix C)
Filter, fuel (Item 74, Appendix C)
Element, filter (Item 75, Appendix C)
EQUIPMENT CONDITIONS: Disconnect ground cable at shunt. (Refer to page 8-109.)
Fuel supply to engine is shutoff at valves on in-line filter.
Surrounding area near filter area is clean and free of debris.
Fuel is flammable. Keep fuel away
from heat and open flame.
a. Place a waste fuel receptacle under filters (1)
and (2) to catch fuel spillage.
b. Remove fuel filter (1) and water separator (2) by
turning element counter-clockwise. Dispose of
c. If necessary remove nut (4) and stud (5).
a. If removed, install stud (5) and nut (4).
b. Coat gaskets (3) with a light film of grease.
c. Fill filters (1) and (2) with diesel fuel and tighten
d. Turn on fuel supply to engine and prime fuel
CONNECT GROUND CABLE AT SHUNT. (REFER
TO PAGE 8-109.)
TEST FOR PROPER OPERATION. (REFER TO
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