Pull [B] the fuel hose joint [A] out of the fuel outlet pipe.
Fuel is flammable and explosive under certain con-
ditions and can cause severe burns. Be prepared
for fuel spillage; any spilled fuel must be completely
wiped up immediately. When the fuel hose is dis-
connected, 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
Close the fuel tank cap.
Remove the fuel tank with the radiator shroud, and place
a it on a flat surface.
Do not apply the load to the fuel outlet pipe of the fuel
Gasoline is extremely flammable and can be explo-
sive under certain conditions, creating the poten-
tial for serious burns. Store the fuel tank in an area
which is well-ventilated and free from any source of
flame or sparks. Do not smoke in this area. Place
the fuel tank on a flat surface and plug the fuel pipes
to prevent fuel leakage.
Fuel Tank Installation
Note the above WARNING (see Fuel Tank Removal).
Route the hoses correctly (see Cable, Wire, and Hose
Routing in the Appendix chapter).
Check that the dampers [A] are in place on the frame.
If the dampers are damaged or deteriorated, replace it.
Insert the fuel hose joint [A] straight onto the fuel outlet
pipe until the hose joint clicks.
Push the joint lock [B] until the hose joint clicks.
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