Table 4-3. Troubleshooting Chart (Continued)
TEST OR INSPECTION
ENGINE LACKS POWER (Continued)
Figure 4-51. Fuel Tank Assembly
Step 2. Check fuel line.
BE ALERT to disconnect the ground cable from the battery before performing maintenance on the
fuel tank assembly. Spilled gasoline will be ignited by a spark.
a. Close fuel tank valve.
b. Remove fuel line and check it for clogging.
(1) If fuel line is clogged, replace it and go to step 2c.
(2) If fuel line is not clogged, return it to fuel tank and carburetor. Go to step 3.
c. Start the engine.
(1) If engine starts with no trouble, the problem is solved.
(2) If engine does not start, or if it is hard to start, go to step 3.