TROUBLESHOOTING PROCEDURES - CONTINUED
Table 1. Engine Troubleshooting Procedures - Continued.
TEST OR INSPECTION
Engine Starts But Will Not Keep
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
1. Check fuel filter and fuel/water 1. If fuel is not clear but is cloudy,
showing evidence of contam-
sediment or fuel. Open right-side
ination, drain and flush the fuel
door assembly (TM 5-3895-379-
10). Place container under fuel
filter element. Open drain valve
fuel/water separator element (WP
on bottom of fuel filter, and
collect sample in container. Close
2. If fuel is not contaminated, go to