TROUBLESHOOTING PROCEDURES - CONTINUED
Table 1. Engine Troubleshooting Procedures - Continued.
TEST OR INSPECTION
Engine Cranks But Will Not Start or
is Hard to Start - Continued.
DO NOT perform fuel system checks, inspections or maintenance
while smoking or near fire, flames or sparks. Fuel may ignite, caus-
ing injury or death, or damage to machine.
Operating personnel must wear fuel-resistant gloves when handling
fuels. If exposed to fuel, properly wash exposed skin and change
Fuel and oil are very slippery. Immediately wipe up any spills. Fail-
ure to follow this warning may cause injury.
Use container to catch any fuel that may drain from system. Dispose
of fuel IAW local policy and ordinances. Ensure all spills are
2. Check fuel filter for contaminated 1. If fuel is contaminated, drain and
fuel. Place container under fuel
filter element. Open drain valve
Replace fuel filter element (WP
on bottom of fuel filter and collect
sample in container. Close drain
drained fluids in accordance with
2. If fuel is not contaminated, go to