Draw the fuel out from the fuel tank with a commercially
available pump [A].
Use a soft plastic hose [B] as a pump intake hose in order
to insert the hose smoothly.
Put the hose through the fill opening [C] into the tank and
draw the fuel out.
Spilled fuel is flammable and can be explosive un-
der certain conditions. The fuel can not be removed
completely from the fuel tank. Be careful for re-
mained fuel spillage.
Slide the clamp [A].
Disconnect the drain hose [B], and free the drain hose
from the clamps [C].
Be sure to place a piece of cloth around the fuel hose joint.
Wipe off the dirt of the surface [A] around the connection
using a cloth or a soft brush.
When removing with standard tip screwdriver
Insert the standard tip screwdriver [A] into slit on the joint
Turn the driver to disconnect the joint lock.
When removing with fingers
Open and push up [C] the joint lock with your fingers.
Prying or excessively widening the joint lock ends
for fuel hose removal will permanently deform the
joint lock, resulting in a loose or incomplete lock
that may allow fuel to leak and create the potential
for a fire explosion. To prevent fire or explosion
from a damaged joint lock, do not pry or excessively
widen the joint lock ends when removing the fuel
hose. The joint lock has a retaining edge that locks
around the housing.
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