REPAIR OF FUEL SYSTEM
Section I. FUEL TANK
5-2. Fuel Tank, Removal and Disassembly
a. Removal. Refer to TM 10-3930-630-12 for
a. The fuel tank supplies the carburetor with fuel
removal of the fuel tank.
through the fuel lines, fuel pump, strainer and filter. The
fuel is vaporized and mixed with fresh air for controlled
(1) Remove necessary fittings from tank and
b. The fuel tank is of steel construction with welded
drain any fuel that remained in tank after removal.
(2) Disassemble the fuel tank in numerical
seams. It includes a fuel lever transmitter, a filler cap
sequence as illustrated in figure 5-1.
with filter screen and the fuel outlet line and fittings.
11 Fuel tank
Figure 5-1. Fuel tank, disassembly and reassembly.