2-54 PERIODIC MAINTENANCE
Periodic Maintenance Procedures
Install a new element [A] so that flat side [B] faces forward.
Fit the tongue [C] of the air cleaner duct into the slot [D]
of the air cleaner housing.
Torque - Air Cleaner Duct Screws: 3.8 N·m (0.39 kgf·m, 34
Fuel Hose Replacement
Be prepared for fuel spillage; any spilled fuel must
be completely wiped up immediately.
When the fuel hose is disconnected, fuel spills out
from the hose and the pipe because of residual
pressure. Cover the hose connection with a piece
of clean cloth to prevent fuel spillage.
Draw the fuel out from the fuel tank with a commercially
available electric pump.
Remove the fuel tank (see Fuel Tank Removal in the Fuel
System (DFI) chapter).
Be careful of fuel spillage from the fuel tank since fuel still
remains in the fuel tank and fuel pump. Plug the fuel pipe
of the fuel tank.
Turn the fuel tank upside down.
Be sure to place a piece of cloth [A] around the fuel inlet
Fuel Inlet Hose
Be sure to place a piece of cloth [A] around the fuel outlet
Push the joint lock claws [B].