Filter-Separator Maintenance Instructions (Cont)
23-4.1 FILTER-SEPARATOR REMOVAL/REPAIR/INSTALLATION (M978) (MODEL B)
Contact with fuel can irritate
eyes and skin. Do not let fuel
get into eyes. If fuel comes into
contact with eyes, immediately
rinse eyes with clear water.
Wash fuel off skin with soap
and water as soon as possible
Adhesives, solvents, and
sealing compounds can burn
easily, can give off harmful
vapors, and are harmful to skin
and clothing. To avoid injury or
death, keep away from open
fire and use in well-ventilated
area. If adhesive, solvent, or
sealing compound gets on skin
or clothing, wash immediately
with soap and water.
Tag and mark all tubes, hoses, and brackets before removal.
Remove filter-separator drain plug (1) and drain fuel. When all fuel is drained, coat threads of
filter-separator drain plug with pipe thread sealing compound and install.
Disconnect tube (2) from elbow (3).