2001 Arctic Cat ATVs factory service and repair manual, Page 269Get this manual

2001 Arctic Cat ATVs factory service and repair manual, Page 269

Fig4-106 Gas Tank Valve This ATV has valve incorporated into the bottom of the gas tankThere are three positions: ON, RES,
In the OFF position, the valve will not allow gasoline to flow to the carburetorIn the ON position (the normal operating
position), gasoline will flow from the tank to the carburetorIn this position, 4.6 (1.2 U.Sgal on the 250300 cc or 2.6 (0.7
U.Sgal on the 400500 cc will remain in the tank as reserve quantityMoving the valve to the RES position will allow the operator
to use the remaining gasoline in the tankWhen turning the valve to any of the three positions, be sure the indicator is pointed
directly at the position desiredREMOVINGINSPECTING ! WARNING Drain the gas tank prior to this procedure 1Remove the gas hose
from the valve by releasing the spring clamp2Remove the two screws securing the valve; then remove the valveAccount for the
gasket3Inspect the gasket and valvetank mating surfaces for damage or deterioration4Inspect for and remove any obstructions