M978 Tanker Operating Procedures (Cont)
Stand clear to avoid injury when opening pump module
rear doors. When doors are about halfway open, gas
pistons push doors open quickly and with much force.
Open pump module rear doors (4).
Position tanker controls (para 2-20b).
Connect SRl and SR2 static cables (5) to grounding devices.
Remove dust cap (6) from A B/L RECEPTACLE (7).
Model B has a rubber tiedown strap to secure fuel
service nozzle in stowage position. If nozzle is in
stowage position do steps (8.1) and (8.2) and skip
Remove rubber tiedown strap (7.1) to release fuel service nozzle (7.2)
from stowage position.
Remove fuel service nozzle (7.2) from hose (9). Put nozzle in stowage.
Remove dust cap (8) from hose (9.