FUEL TANK MAINTENANCE (Continued)
(c) Make sure tank valve operates smoothly.
(d) Check fuel line for cracks, cuts and chafing.
(e) Replace any damaged parts.
Assemble and install fuel tank.
Install tank valve and cap.
Connect fuel line to valve.
Secure bracket to engine.
Secure fuel tank to bracket.
Connect fuel line to carburetor.
a. Remove carburetor.
Figure 5-251. Carburetor Removal
Remove air filter assembly.
Disconnect fuel line from carburetor.
Disconnect carburetor linkage.
Loosen carburetor mounting screws. Pull carburetor away from engine and hold it. Loosen
mounting screws again. Repeat this procedure until carburetor is removed from engine.
Remove carburetor and gasket.