Do not smoke or allow open flame or sparks in the vicinity while working on any part of the fuel system. Diesel fuel is highly
flammable and can cause injury or death if accidentally ignited.
Improper cleaning methods and use of unauthorized cleaning solvents may injure personnel and damage equipment. Refer to
TM9-247 for correct information.
Eye shields must be worn when cleaning with a wire brush. Flying rust and metal particles may cause injury to personnel.
Particles blown by compressed air are hazardous. Make certain the air stream is directed away from user and other personnel in
the area. To prevent injury, user must wear protective goggles or face shield when using compressed air.
Washing oil seals, electrical cables and flexible hoses with dry cleaning solvents or mineral spirits will cause serious damage or
Check transmission oil level with dipstick.
Transmission oil should be at or near FULL
(a) If transmission oil is at FULL mark,
go to Step 2 of this fault.
(b) If transmission oil is at or near ADD
mark, add transmission oil as
necessary (Para 9-6).