AIR CLEANER ASSEMBLY SERVICE/REPAIR/REPLACE (CONT ).
Touching exhaust system during test can cause severe burns.
CARBON MONOXIDE (EXHAUST GAS) CAN KILL YOU
Exposure to exhaust gases produces symptoms of headache, dizziness, loss of
muscular control, drowsiness, or coma. Brain damage or death can result from
Fumes from engine become concentrated with poor ventilation. Operate engine
in a ventilated area only.
While running engine, be alert for fumes. If someone is overcome, expose to
fresh air; keep warm and still; give artificial respiration if needed. Seek medical
attention. Administer oxygen, if available.
GOOD VENTILATION IS THE BEST DEFENSE AGAINST EXHAUST POISONING.
Start engine in accordance with TM 10-4320-307-10 and observe installed components for looseness, rattles or
If red band is visible in window of restriction indicator, shut down engine. Recheck installation and element(s). Reset
indicator. Restart engine. If red band is still visible, replace indicator. Restart engine and check indicator.