Section II. TROUBLESHOOTING
This manual cannot list all malfunctions that
may occur, nor all tests or inspections and
This section contains troubleshooting
corrective actions. If a malfunction is not
information for locating and correcting most
listed or is not corrected by listed corrective
of the operating troubles which may develop
actions, notify your supervisor.
an individual component, unit, or system is
followed by a list of tests or inspections
which will help you to determine corrective
3-5. Operator Troubleshooting.
actions to take. You should perform the
tests/inspections and corrective actions in
Perform troubleshooting functions in accordance
the order listed.
Table 3-2. Troubleshooting
Test or Inspection
1. ENGINE FAILS TO START.
Step 1. Inspect for lack of fuel in fuel tank.
Fill fuel tank.
Step 2. Check that engine ignition switch is switched to on.
Turn ignition switch on.
Step 3. Inspect fuel tank strainer for signs of dirt or grime which could pass into fuel lines.
a. Unscrew fuel tank cap and remove cap and gasket (1).
b. Lift out tank strainer (2) taking care that any particles in the strainer are not
dislodged and allowed to fall into the tank. Service fuel tank strainer.