PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE CHECKS AND SERVICES (PMCS) - CONTINUED
NOT FULLY MISSION
DO NOT smoke or permit any open flame in area of machine
while you are servicing fuel system. Be sure hose nozzle is
grounded against filler tube during refueling to prevent static
electricity. Failure to follow this warning may cause injury to
personnel or equipment damage.
Operating personnel must wear fuel-resistant gloves when han-
dling fuels. If exposed to fuel, promptly wash exposed skin and
change fuel-soaked clothing.
Place portable fire extinguisher within reach prior to refueling.
DO NOT overfill fuel tank. If fuel starts foaming from fuel tank,
stop IMMEDIATELY to avoid fuel spillage.
a. Check fuel tank filler tube and cap a. Class III fuel leaks or dam-
for damage or leaks.
age are evident.
b. Remove fuel tank filler cap. Inspect b. Fuel cap gasket is missing
cap gasket for damage.
c. If debris is present in filler screen, c. Filler screen is missing or
clean debris from screen.
d. As required, fill tank with diesel
e. Reinstall filler cap securely.