14. Attach sling to top mount brackets (39) of fuel tank (40). Move fuel tank rearward and away from wall, and keep level while
lifting straight up. Remove fuel tank from vehicle and sling and cable from top mount brackets.
15. Remove 12 screws (41), lockwashers (42), ground strap (28), lockwasher (43), and 3 tank floor mount cushions (44).
16. Remove three nuts (45), lockwashers (46), screws (47), top mount brackets (39), and mounts (48) from fuel tank (40).
Solvents 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 a well-ventilated area. If solvent gets on skin or
clothing, wash immediately with soap and water.
When a fuel tank is repaired for leaks, it is necessary to clean, inspect, and test it. Coordinate the following two steps with
the inspection and testing procedures which follow this cleaning section. Clean other fuel tank components with cleaning
compound or paint thinner and dry with compressed air.