Tillers How to Empty the Fuel Tank on a Mantis Deluxe Tiller

Published on May 26th, 2015 | by Kimberly Myers


How to Empty the Fuel Tank on a Mantis Deluxe Tiller

If you are storing your tilled for 30 days or longer it is very important to empty the gas tank to prevent severe engine damage!

Ethanol fuel can permanently damage your engine!

See how to properly use ethanol fuel here!


Step 1:

Run the tiller until it stalls, this will burn the remaining fuel in the line

The fuel filter should be replaced every year

To do this:

Step 1:

Open the fuel cap

Step 2:

Pull out the fuel line

Step 3:

Hold fuel line and work the filter out

Step 4:

Push the new one back into the tube making sure he clapping wire is up high enough to engage with the step above the filter

Its very important to properly use ethanol fuel and to store your machine properly to prevent serious damage to the engine!

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