Check that the rubber dampers [A] are in place.
If the dampers are damaged or deteriorated, replace
Remove the plug hoses, and 8 mm (0.03 in.) plug, then
quickly install the fuel hoses one by one.
Be sure the hoses are clamped securely to prevent leak-
Insert the fuel hose joint #1 [A] straight onto the tank outlet
pipe [B] until the hose joint clicks [C]
Push and pull [A] the hose joint [B] back and forth more
than two times and make sure it is locked and doesn't
come off. When the hose joint is correctly installed, it
should slide on the delivery pipe about 5 mm (0.2 in.)
Make sure the hose joint is installed correctly on the
delivery pipe by sliding the joint, or the fuel could
If it does not slide, reinstall the hose joint.
Connect the fuel pump and the fuel level sensor connec-
tors and the battery (–) lead terminal.
Fuel Tank and Cap Inspection
Visually inspect the gasket [A] on the tank cap for any
Replace the gasket if it is damaged.
Check to see if the breather pipe [B] in the tank is not
If the breather pipe is clogged, blow the breather free with
If the tank cap breather is clogged, replace the tank cap.
Do not apply compressed air to the air vent holes
[D] in the tank cap. This could damage and clog the
labyrinth in the cap.
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