Read the fuel level [D] in the gauge and compare it to the
Service Fuel Level (below the bottom edge of the carb.
6.5 ±1 mm (0.256 ±0.039 in.)
If the fuel level is incorrect, adjust it.
Turn the fuel tap to the OFF position and remove the fuel
Install the drain plug on the bottom of the float bowl.
Service Fuel Level Adjustment
Gasoline is extremely flammable and can be ex-
plosive under certain conditions. Always stop the
engine and do not smoke. Make sure the area is
well-ventilated and free from any source of flame
or sparks; this includes any appliance with a pilot
Remove the carburetor, and drain the fuel into a suitable
Remove the float bowl (see Carburetor Disassembly).
Drive out the pivot pin [A] and remove the float [B] with
valve needle [C].
FUEL SYSTEM 3-13