TROUBLESHOOTING PROCEDURES - CONTINUED
Table 1. Engine Troubleshooting Procedures - Continued.
TEST OR INSPECTION
Engine is Sluggish.
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 a container to catch any fuel that may drain from system. Dis-
pose of fuel IAW local policy and ordinances. Ensure all spills are
1. Check fuel filter for contaminated 1. If fuel is contaminated, drain and
fuel. Open right-side door
assembly (TM 5-3895-379-10).
Replace fuel filter element (WP
Place container under fuel filter
element. Open drain valve on
bottom of fuel filter and collect
sample in container. Close drain 2. If fuel is not contaminated, go to