8-18. PRIMARY (IN-LINE) FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT (CONT).
Fuel is very flammable and can explode easily. To avoid serious injury or death, keep fuel away
from open fire and keep fire extinguisher within easy reach when working with fuel. Do not work
on fuel system when engine is hot. Fuel can be ignited by hot engine.
Adhesives, solvents and sealing compounds can burn easily, can give off harmful vapors, and are
harmful to skin and clothing. To avoid injury or death, keep away from open fire and use in
wellventilated area. If adhesive, solvent or sealing compound gets on skin or clothing, wash
immediately with soap and water.
Install fuel filter in position noted in removal.
Apply sealing compound to threads on ends of hose (1).
Position fuel filter (4) so arrow is pointing toward fuel pump.
Install hose (1) on reducer (3).
Install hose (1) on fitting (2).
Connect batteries, (TM 9-4940-568-10)
Start generator and check for leaks, (TM 9-4940-568-10).
Install rear panels (TM 9-4940-568-10).
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